I do not know where to post this but I have found a leak in the
corbaconnection.cpp file and wanted to post it and the fix.
I am using XMLBlaster 1.2 and the file is
In the initAuthenticationService() function on line 178 a socket is
int s = socket(AF_INET, SOCK_STREAM, 0);
Then it is connected (or attempted) on line 180.
connect(s, (struct sockaddr *)&xmlBlasterAddr,
After either a failure or success the socket is shutdown on line 209.
The problem is that the socket is not closed. The leak occurs then if I
lose my network connection to the XMLBLaster server or if the server is
shutdown (or crashes) I get continual boot strap errors and every time 2
handles are leaked when the connection is attempted to be restored.
I fixed this by adding right after the shutdown(s, 2);
This seems to have no side effect to the negative and I no longer am
having uncontrolled handle growth.
james.cazier at barco.com <mailto:james.cazier at barco.com>
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