During Billing Observed Memory Corruption In 'libportal.so' Using HP WDB (Doc ID 798034.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 22, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management - Version 7.3.0.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 22-Nov-2013.

Symptoms

During billing, it is observed memory corruption in the libportal.so .

Following is the error message in the pin_bill_accts.XXX.mem file:

strncpy corrupted (size = 1025 address = 0x6d83fc70)
(0) 0x60000000ca3ace00 print_stack_trace_to_log_file + 0x220 at
../../../Src/gnu/gdb/infrtc.c:1024 [/users/pin19/wdb/opt/langtools/lib/hpux32/librtc.so.1]
(1) 0x60000000ca3ae770 __rtc_event + 0x1b0 at ../../../Src/gnu/gdb/infrtc.c:1361
[/users/pin19/wdb/opt/langtools/lib/hpux32/librtc.so.1]
(2) 0x60000000ca3b8620 libc_mem_common + 0x740 at ../../../Src/gnu/gdb/infrtc.c:3399
[/users/pin19/wdb/opt/langtools/lib/hpux32/librtc.so.1]
(3) 0x60000000ca3b9b20 strncpy + 0xa0 at ../../../Src/gnu/gdb/infrtc.c:3625
[/users/pin19/wdb/opt/langtools/lib/hpux32/librtc.so.1]
(4) 0x60000000ccc6bc30 pinlog_path_set + 0x70 at ../pinlog/pinlog.c:255
[/users/pin19/portalvpr/exec/G01R00C22V2/pin/prd/lib/libportal.so]
(5) 0x0000000004064e80 pin_mta_initialize_logging + 0x550 at pin_mta_conf.c:252 [./pin_bill_accts]
(6) 0x000000000405abd0 main + 0x170 at pin_mta.c:1818 [./pin_bill_accts]
(7) 0x60000000c004b090 main_opd_entry + 0x50 [/usr/lib/hpux32/dld.so]

 

Steps to reproduce the problem

1. Configure HP WDB
2. Run billing

Note - For using HP WDB debugger tool to gather information, please refer to HP WDB online doc for more details.


Cause

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