Gary Thompson

de-allocation of heap memory

Discussion created by Gary Thompson on Apr 26, 2013

I am using a MCF51JE128 with CW v.6.3. I have increased my heap memory to 0x2000 to fit my needs however after I free the allocated memory the alloc.c library will not re-use the previous memory...

 

This results in my task functioning out of power up only and failing to allocate any heap memory the second, third, etc. time around.


I have tried setting the _EWL_USE_FIX_MALLOC_POOLS to 0 in alloc.c with no avail...as well as decreasing the heap memory to the default size nothing seems to free up the allocated memory.


Any ideas?

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