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Subject: Re: [boost] [thread] Address sanitizer failures on marshall-mac
From: Niall Douglas (s_sourceforge_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-03-07 12:53:36

On 7 Mar 2014 at 21:19, Andrey Semashev wrote:

> I'm observing Boost.Log and Boost.Atomic test failures on marshall-mac with
> AddressSanitizer enabled.
> The error messages don't contain function names but the backtraces have
> Boost.Thread on top. I can also see similar failures in Boost.Thread:
> Is this a known problem in Boost.Thread? Can the backtraces be deciphered so
> that function names are shown?

I've seen these too when sanitising AFIO. I investigated a few in
Boost.Thread and found them false positives.

This isn't to say they are all false positives, just that there can
appear to be a lot of them. We really ought to mark them up inline
with the source using the valgrind magic macros (which I've done for


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