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Archive for June, 2012

Valgrind now supports JEMalloc builds directly

Following some sterling hackery by Alexander Potapenko and Philippe Waroquiers, Valgrind/Memcheck now has direct support for JEMalloc, tcmalloc, and any other allocation library offering a malloc-style interface. This means you no longer need to build Firefox using –disable-jemalloc on Linux.  You do still need –enable-valgrind, to stop V freaking out when JS GC scans the […]