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    5656You can also use the Watcom debugger. It can give you a call trace too.
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     59=== Can a hardware breakpoint be used to detect a spurious write? ===
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     61You can if the exception address shown in the popuplog P2 field is consistent.
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     63=== If all the traps are in the library code, what does this possibly mean? ===
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     65This is not unusual for buffer overflows. Each buffer in the heap has a
     66header and depending on the implementation a trailer which contains counts
     67and/or pointers. If you wipe out one of these, a trap will follow soon
     68enough.
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