Utility to debug memory leaks

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    Utility to debug memory leaks

    Hi Experts,

    Is there any free debugging utility which detects memory leaks in my program(possible deallocation). I am on windows xp. Please suggest me

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    Took about 0.36 seconds for Google to find the answer.

    http://www.cs.utexas.edu/users/jpmar...mCheckers.html

    You don't need to an 'expert' to use Google.

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    If you are using a 32 bit compiler there is also the Hans Boehm garbage collector which can also be used to detect memory leaks. Heck you could use it and forget about freeing your memory if you wanted to. It's the fast way to avoid memory leaks.

    http://www.hpl.hp.com/personal/Hans_Boehm/gc/

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