Re: [R] pdf error msg

From: Thomas Lumley <>
Date: Wed 01 Jun 2005 - 02:03:37 EST

On Tue, 31 May 2005, Matt McCall wrote:

> *** malloc[477]: Deallocation of a pointer not malloced: 0x143cf5c0; This
> could be a double free(), or free() called with the middle of an allocated
> block; Try setting environment variable MallocHelp to see tools to help debug

And this is a double free(). It looks as though the function for creating a PDF device used not to free the passed-in structure in case of error, but it now does.

Thanks for reporting this.

         -thomas mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide! Received on Wed Jun 01 02:26:49 2005

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