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Status Future consideration
Created by Guest
Created on May 5, 2013

Report variable name from Symbol Table in Purify Report

Comment to Customizing Purify intrumentation and reporting by Madhu (986729997 asked if a purify report for MLK be:
MLK: 340 bytes leaked at 0x932423, the variable: login
Instead of:
MLK: 340 bytes leaked at 0x932423
It is assumed that Purify has access to the symbol table and can resolve the address.
Note: This refers to the variable name who las had reference to the memory location. This may not be the name of the variable used to allocate the memory.
See http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rational/library/08/0226_gupta-gaurav/index.html

Idea priority Medium
RFE ID 34488
RFE URL
RFE Product Rational Application Developer
  • Guest
    Sep 24, 2015

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - Application Platform
    Product - Application Developer

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - Rational
    Product family - Design & development
    Product - Application Developer