[erlang-questions] Is Valgrind still working?

Lukas Larsson <>
Wed Feb 27 17:23:32 CET 2013


indeed. It is probably this fix which solved the issue:
https://github.com/erlang/otp/commit/2db25adbf63b6043fba3817c060cf5e32cdec343

Lukas


On Wed, Feb 27, 2013 at 5:16 PM, Alessandro Sivieri <
> wrote:

> Ok, looks like the problem is R15B, for R15B01 it works...
>
>
> On Wed, Feb 27, 2013 at 4:50 PM, Lukas Larsson <> wrote:
>
>> Hello,
>>
>> We run continuous tests with the valgrind emulator, so it should be
>> working. Are you building from the source tar or from a clone of github? Is
>> ERL_TOP set correctly? What are the build steps (configure, make etc) you
>> do leading up to doing `make valgrind`?
>>
>> Lukas
>>
>> On Wed, Feb 27, 2013 at 4:36 PM, Alessandro Sivieri <
>> > wrote:
>>
>>> Hi all,
>>>
>>> the question is the one in the subject: I'm trying to build R15B with
>>> Valgrind enabled, but when I execute
>>>
>>> make valgrind FLAVOR=smp
>>>
>>> it returns "valgrind is up to date", which is clearly false because
>>> there is no beam.valgrind anywhere... so is it still possible to execute
>>> Valgrind?
>>>
>>> In general, what I'm trying to obtain is a profile of the heap during
>>> the execution of an Erlang application, because of a comparison I have to
>>> do with the same application written in other languages, so if Valgrind is
>>> not working I am open to suggestions :)
>>>
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