[FFmpeg-user] Guidance on debugging a potential memory leak

Pavel Koshevoy pkoshevoy at gmail.com
Thu Sep 1 22:44:31 EEST 2022

On 9/1/22 13:26, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
> Am Do., 1. Sept. 2022 um 21:16 Uhr schrieb Jorge Villatoro via
> ffmpeg-user <ffmpeg-user at ffmpeg.org>:
>> If you'd like to call it something else that's fine with me, but it's clear
>> that the memory usage of the process escalates over time
> Which is not unusual for applications writing multimedia files.
> massif (another memcheck tool) allows you to see which functions
> allocate the memory.

I can recommend heaptrack

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