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Direct valgrind to a file

By default, Valgrind writes its output to stderr. So you need to do something like:

valgrind a.out > log.txt 2>&1

Alternatively, you can tell Valgrind to write somewhere else; see… 15 more words

Valgrind

Valgrind To Debug Memory Leaks

Valgrind is a tool for memory debugging, memory leak detection, and profiling. It is named after the main entrance to Valhalla.

Valgrind was originally designed to be a free memory debugging tool for Linux on x86, but has since evolved to become a generic framework for creating dynamic analysis tools such as checkers and profilers. 330 more words

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