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Re: Curl_close memory leak

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:50:31 +0200 (CEST)

On Wed, 16 Jul 2014, Алексей Комнин wrote:

> While investigating a memory leak in our application, I discovered that
> connectdata allocated in Curl_connect does not freed in Curl_close.
> It seems like conn_free should be called in Curl_close. Please take a look
> at the patch attached.

No, really don't think this is a correct fix. 'lastconnect' is just a pointer
to the most recently used connection struct, it is not meant to be cleaned up.

Can you show us a way to repeat this memory leak you speak of?


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Received on 2014-07-18