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Associated article: Postmortem Debugging

Tags: Tools     C/C++    

Published source code accompanying the article by Stefan Woerthmueller in which he presents a post-mortem analysis approach that lets you identify and resolve hidden errors, but with little impact on the program.

					Post-Mortem Debugging
by Stefan Woerthmueller 


Listing One

int FunctionC(int x, int y)
{
    char *p = (char *)0xBADC0DE; // Ummm!!, a dirty bad thing
    // Create a access vioaltion
    char c = *p;
    return 0;
}
int FunctionB(int x)
{
    return FunctionC(x, 16);
}
int FunctionA()
{
    ...							
										
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