[Bro] compiling bro with tcmalloc

Matthias Vallentin vallentin at icir.org
Fri Sep 14 16:22:14 PDT 2012

>  Am I misunderstanding something about how Bro is compiling in/using tcmalloc
>  or Bro's configure output?

Since 2.1, you need to explicitly pass --enable-perftools for Bro to
use tcmalloc. We changed this because non-Linux platforms have less
reliable tcmalloc support.


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