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The Win32 function VirtualAlloc() can be used to allocate new blocks of committed memory. When this happens a new block that is large enough to […]
Memory leaks affect all computer programs, be they desktop applications, service applications or web services. For many trivial applications or applications with a very short […]
We’ve just released Memory Validator 9.63. This release introduces improvements for viewing trending statistics by allocator type. The Job To Be Done behind these changes […]
Many software engineers and their managers struggle to understand what memory fragmentation is and the effects memory fragmentation can have on the software they produce. […]
Last week we introduced the command line builder to all our Validator tools.
Environment variables can be used to configure the various Validator tools that we provide.
If you write software for any length of time you’ll have seen your software fail in a variety of ways.
When Windows encounters an error condition that might compromise the security of the computer, the program that encounters that condition is terminated as fast as possible.
We’ve had a few inquiries from worried customers as to whether we use log4j and what our mitigation plan is if we do.
You’ve been given a program to debug. You’ve got the EXE and DLLs, and you’ve got the PDB files, so you can tell when the […]