Diving into glibc heap
In this section, implementation of glibc's heap management functions will be discussed in depth. The analysis was done on glibc's source code dated 27th March 2017. The source is very well documented.
Apart from the source code, the matter presented is influenced by:
Before moving into the implementation, it is important to keep the following notes in mind:
Next, we shall study the different data types used internally, bins, chunks, and internals of the different functions used.