Memory leaks in wpa_supplicant
holgerschurig at gmail.com
Fri Mar 26 08:19:19 EDT 2010
> I have enabled CONFIG_KMEMLEAK and I am finding some memory leakage
> apparently caused by wpa_supplicant
CONFIG_KMEMLEAK is a feature from the Linux kernel, so there's no way that
wpa_supplicant can't be the culprit. It must be inside linux. The API between
userland and kernel should in a way that whatever an userland application
does, there shouldn't be a memleak inside the kernel.
You should raise the issue on the linux-wireless mailing list (see
Maybe http://wireless.kernel.org/en/users/Documentation/Reporting_bugs is of
relevance to you as well.
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