[FFmpeg-trac] #1900(avcodec:open): h264: huge memory allocation and a memleak

FFmpeg trac at avcodec.org
Thu Nov 15 22:12:55 CET 2012

#1900: h264: huge memory allocation and a memleak
             Reporter:  ami_stuff   |                    Owner:
                 Type:  defect      |                   Status:  open
             Priority:  normal      |                Component:  avcodec
              Version:  git-master  |               Resolution:
             Keywords:  h264 leak   |               Blocked By:
             Blocking:              |  Reproduced by developer:  1
Analyzed by developer:  0           |

Comment (by ami_stuff):

 Replying to [comment:1 cehoyos]:
 > Replying to [ticket:1900 ami_stuff]:
 > > if I block mem request from ffmpeg I get crash
 > The crash was fixed in 16e52c86

 Could you try to reproduce the crash again with this "ulimit" tool? It
 still crashes for me with this command line when I block mem request:

 ffmpeg -cpuflags 0 -i h264.avi

 If it still doesn't crash for you I will compile new build soon to get a

Ticket URL: <https://ffmpeg.org/trac/ffmpeg/ticket/1900#comment:3>
FFmpeg <http://ffmpeg.org>
FFmpeg issue tracker

More information about the FFmpeg-trac mailing list