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Re: FW: scp upload failure memory leak

From: Jeff Weber <>
Date: Wed, 11 Jun 2008 09:19:30 -0500

On Tue, Jun 10, 2008 at 04:30:13PM +0200, Daniel Stenberg wrote:
> On Mon, 9 Jun 2008, Jeff Weber wrote:
>> I got this memory leak from libssh2-0.18 + libcurl 7.18.1 + ssh.c patch
>> below, when uploading via sftp and authenticating via user, password. I
>> do not get a leak when authenticating via public key.
> Can you please try with an unpatched libcurl 7.18.2? I can't recall exactly
> what patch that was or how it differs to what is in CVS right now (or in
> the 7.18.2 release).

curl 7.18.2 sftp upload with password authentication leaks. valgrind output

curl 7.18.2 sftp upload with publickey authentication leaks. valgrind output

To test these, I ran the curl command line tool from valgrind, and varied the
authentication methods. The valgrind output shows the command line used.


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