Package: wnpp Severity: wishlist X-Debbugs-CC: firstname.lastname@example.org Hi, I want to package "failmalloc" library that leads interesting function for making robust program, made by GNU GRUB author. Package name: failmalloc Version: 1.0 Upstream Author: Yoshinori K. Okuji <mailto:email@example.com> URL: http://www.nongnu.org/failmalloc/ License: LGPL-2 Description: demonstrate what really happens if memory allocation fails Failmalloc addresses problems that is the most critical and not appear until programs are deployed into a heavy production system. . Failmalloc inserts hooks into your program, which induces always, often or sometimes failures of memory allocation calls. . The functions malloc, realloc and memalign are hooked, but other functions which use one of these functions are also affected.
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