[Help-gnutls] gnutls_dh_params_generate2() leaks file descriptor to /dev/urandom?
nmav at gnutls.org
Fri Aug 19 18:03:03 CEST 2005
Christian Parpart wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm valgrinding my application since a few days, and also ran into
> a file descriptor leak within gnutls_dh_params_generate2();
> The following fragment is the backtrace generated by valgrind
> at the time of where the file descriptor has been allocated in:
> Well, is there anything I need to call as cleanup routine? Or why is it
> holding a link up to /dev/urandom all the runtime over and w/o closing at
As far as I remember this is normal libgcrypt behaviour. Some structures
never get deinitialized. But to be sure I'd suggest to forward your mail
to the libgcrypt-dev list.
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