[pulseaudio-discuss] [PATCH] alsa: Silence some Valgrind warnings

Tanu Kaskinen tanu.kaskinen at linux.intel.com
Thu Jan 30 00:57:19 PST 2014

On Thu, 2014-01-30 at 08:17 +0530, Arun Raghavan wrote:
> On Wed, 2014-01-29 at 20:58 +0200, Tanu Kaskinen wrote:
> > I don't know if there's some bug in alsa-lib or not, but reading dB
> > values seems to irritate Valgrind a lot. These changes remove all
> > warnings that can be removed within our own code, but reading dB
> > values still causes warnings within alsa-lib code.
> > ---
> NAK from me unless we understand what's going on and decide it's not
> something to fix.

You're of course right. My excuse was that we already had some of these
VALGRIND_MAKE_MEM_DEFINED() calls (whose purpose I never understood
until yesterday), so the alsa-lib problem isn't a new one.


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