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Subject: Re: [libssh2] #298: Memory leak

Re: [libssh2] #298: Memory leak

From: libssh2 Trac <trac_at_libssh2.stuge.se>
Date: Thu, 02 Apr 2015 16:06:35 -0000

#298: Memory leak
  Reporter: double | Owner:
      Type: defect | Status: closed
  Priority: normal | Milestone: 1.4.3
 Component: crypto | Version: 1.5.0
Resolution: wontfix | Keywords:
Blocked By: | Blocks:
Changes (by alamaison):

 * status: new => closed
 * resolution: => wontfix


 Agreed. OpenSSL doesn't count calls to OpenSSL_add_all_algorithms() and
 matching calls to EVP_cleanup(). Until
 that is fixed] (don't hold your breath), we can't safely call

 If you want to avoid the memory leak (it's not really a leak - just looks
 like one to valgrind), call it yourself in your application.

Ticket URL: <https://trac.libssh2.org/ticket/298#comment:2>
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