[tor-bugs] #20424 [Core Tor/Tor]: Make test fails when --enable-openbsd-malloc is used

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#20424: Make test fails when --enable-openbsd-malloc is used
 Reporter:  icanhasaccount  |          Owner:
     Type:  defect          |         Status:  new
 Priority:  Low             |      Milestone:  Tor: 0.3.0.x-final
Component:  Core Tor/Tor    |        Version:
 Severity:  Minor           |     Resolution:
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Comment (by nickm):

 > I wonder if it would be worth removing the option to build with openbsd
 malloc from future releases?

 A while ago, lots and lots of relays were built to use it, because of
 glibc malloc problems with memory fragmentation.  Have those all gone

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/20424#comment:10>
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