Asserts due to clobbered free memory

Mike Alexander mta at
Sun Oct 20 00:47:28 EDT 2013

--On October 19, 2013 10:06:51 PM -0400 Derek Atkins <derek at> 

> Is this reproducible easily?

No, it happens randomly every few hours.

> Can you run GnUCash with Valgrind?

I've never tried.  I suspect it wouldn't be easy.  The message I get 
says to set a breakpoint at malloc_error_break to debug this.  I did 
so, but then it didn't fail again.  I'll try again tomorrow.  I'll also 
look into John's suggestions.


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