Fixed! Was: [unixODBC-support] Memory being overwritten when using unixODBC

Micah N Gorrell micah.gorrell at
Thu Jul 21 02:08:55 BST 2005

I was allocating a structure with the wrong size, and the unixODBC  
env handle was being allocated right after that.  So it was actually  
me overwriting memory.

Thanks for the help guys.


On Jul 20, 2005, at 3:32 PM, Nick Gorham wrote:

> Micah N Gorrell wrote:
>> I am going to continue looking for the overwrite in my code, but  
>> I  would like to know if there are any known bugs in unixODBC that  
>> would  cause memory to be overwritten?
>> I am very new to ODBC.  Could I be doing something incorrectly  
>> that  is causing this?  Any other suggestions for tracking this down?
> What is calling the driver manager, is it a test application of  
> your own writing.
> Simple answer to your question, I don't know of any such problems,  
> but its always possible.
> -- 
> Nick
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