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Bug: Memory leaks in load_mobile during a hotboot
Danger: Medium - Memory leak. Can lead to other problems if left alone.
Found by: Remcon
Fixed by: Remcon

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hotboot.c, load_mobile

Locate:
            KEY( "Description", mob->description, fread_string( fp ) );


Change to:
            if( !str_cmp( word, "Description" ) )
            {
               STRFREE( mob->description );
               mob->description = fread_string( fp );
               fMatch = TRUE;
               break;
            }


Locate:
            KEY( "Long", mob->long_descr, fread_string( fp ) );


Change to:
            if( !str_cmp( word, "Long" ) )
            {
               STRFREE( mob->long_descr );
               mob->long_descr = fread_string( fp );
               fMatch = TRUE;
               break;
            }


Locate:
            KEY( "Name", mob->name, fread_string( fp ) );


Change to:
            if( !str_cmp( word, "Name" ) )
            {
               STRFREE( mob->name );
               mob->name = fread_string( fp );
               fMatch = TRUE;
               break;
            }


Locate:
            KEY( "Short", mob->short_descr, fread_string( fp ) );


Change to:
            if( !str_cmp( word, "Short" ) )
            {
               STRFREE( mob->short_descr );
               mob->short_descr = fread_string( fp );
               fMatch = TRUE;
               break;
            }


Though minor, memory leaks can still cause other problems if not dealt with. Best not to ignore them when found.
       
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