Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

urgent: block is 0 bytes after  52428801 alloc'd

Posted on 2008-10-15
1
Medium Priority
?
973 Views
Last Modified: 2010-07-27
hi,

i am getting this error with valgrind:Address 0x1EC1C029 is 0 bytes after a block of size 52428801 alloc'd

the way i allocate memory for a buffer that is being read from file like this:

 buffer=calloc(len , sizeof(char));




0
Comment
Question by:zizi21
1 Comment
 
LVL 45

Accepted Solution

by:
sunnycoder earned 2000 total points
ID: 22723235
This is not an error ... It means that you have allocated 52428801 starting from address 0x1EC1C029
0

Featured Post

Concerto's Cloud Advisory Services

Want to avoid the missteps to gaining all the benefits of the cloud? Learn more about the different assessment options from our Cloud Advisory team.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This is a short and sweet, but (hopefully) to the point article. There seems to be some fundamental misunderstanding about the function prototype for the "main" function in C and C++, more specifically what type this function should return. I see so…
Examines three attack vectors, specifically, the different types of malware used in malicious attacks, web application attacks, and finally, network based attacks.  Concludes by examining the means of securing and protecting critical systems and inf…
The goal of this video is to provide viewers with basic examples to understand and use pointers in the C programming language.
The goal of this video is to provide viewers with basic examples to understand opening and writing to files in the C programming language.
Suggested Courses

927 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question