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SubjectRe: [PATCH 2.6.17-rc6 7/9] Remove some of the kmemleak false positives
Hi Ingo,

On Mon, 12 Jun 2006, Ingo Molnar wrote:
> i dont know - i feel uneasy about the 'any pointer' method - it has a
> high potential for false negatives, especially for structures that
> contain strings (or other random data), etc.

Is that a problem in practice? Structures that contain data are usually
allocated from the slab. There needs to be a link to that struct from the
gc roots to get a false negative. Or am I missing something here?

Pekka
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