VLD v2.5 Release Notes

Release Date: 2016-01-08 // about 7 years ago
  • โœจ Enhancements:

    • ๐Ÿ‘ VS2015 support added.
    • ๐Ÿ Windows 10 support added.
    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Support MFC 12 MBCS (thanks to @mnissl).
    • VLD config through env. vars (thanks to @akaStiX).
    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Support detection DllMain allocations (thanks to @ioannis-e).
    • โž• Add option to skip reporting crt startup allocations as memory leaks (thanks to @ioannis-e).
    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Improve the vld.ini searching from additional locations (thanks to @ioannis-e).
    • ๐Ÿ”„ Changed implementation of FastCallStack::getStackTrace for 32-bit code.

    ๐Ÿ› Bugs Fixed:

    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix #9519, #9859, #10544, use LoaderLock to serialize any calls which load additional libraries or require access to the Loader Lock (thanks to @ioannis-e).
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix #6359, #10553, fix crashes and failure to register COM dlls where Visual Leak Detector is unloaded before IMalloc interface is released (thanks to @ioannis-e).
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix #10548, vld.ini search path (thanks to @ioannis-e).
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix #10587, Visual Leak Detector reporting strange leaks in CRT module of VC++ (thanks to @ioannis-e).
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix #10588, false positives from CRT in VS2013 with /MTd (thanks to @ioannis-e).
    • ๐Ÿ›  Deadlock fixed with StackWalkMethod=safe.