Procob 32-Bit With Large Sources Crashes With Glibc Malloc() Memory Corruption

(Doc ID 1163611.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Precompilers - Version: 11.2.0.1 and later   [Release: 11.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 12-Mar-2012

Symptoms

Precompiling a large procob source with common_parser=yes and having many bind and/or indicator variables crashes:

glibc detected *** malloc(): memory corruption

Crash occurs on Linux.  The error only comes up using the 32-bit procob precompiler, the 64-bit precompiler works fine.

Changes

Adding more host and/or indicator variables to your source.

Cause

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