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Memory Leak

Hi,
I have a program that seems to be suffering from a memory leak(s).  I was wondeing if anyone has any suggestions for locating the cause of the leaks.  The programs is involved in reading from and writing to a large number of text files.  
              Cheers.
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everton690
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everton690
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sunnycoderCommented:
Hi everton690,

use a free tool like valgrind ...
http://valgrind.kde.org/

or you can use commercial tools such as rational purify
http://www-306.ibm.com/software/rational/

Sunnycoder
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mmusanteCommented:
Can you post your code? (Expecially welcome would be the loop that access to text files)
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Jenn3Commented:
Try this commercial development tool: DevPartner

http://www.compuware.com/products/devpartner/studio.htm

It is truly brilliant piece of work.
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Mayank SAssociate Director - Product EngineeringCommented:
By the way, which language are you working on?
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everton690Author Commented:
Thanks to all, hopefully I  will now discover the source of the leak.
                          Regards,
                          everton690.
                   
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