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Lab 5 valgrind error only with specific variable name

I am currently doing lab 5:Inheritance on CS50. I came across a interesting error. when i create a person object with the name person as follows, //Create a new individual with generations person *...
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When does a recursive function actually repeat?

I was just wondering when exactly a recursive function repeats itself. Below is code from inheritance.c from CS50's Lab 5: person *create_family(int generations) { // TODO: Allocate memory for new ...
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Lab5 free_family function

I have created the below function to free memory allocated by the create_family. // Free `p` and all ancestors of `p`. void free_family(person *p) { // TODO: Handle base case if(p == NULL) ...
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Lab 5 Check50 Error Question

When I run Check50 I get an error. I have watched the hint video and my code matches what is shown. I have attached a screenshot of my error as well as the code below. Thank you for the help! person *...
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Segmentation Fault on Inheritance, Lab 5

I tried lab4 but I was having issues so I watched Brian's solution walkthrough. The code compiles and all goes well but when I run the program it shows a segmentation fault. debug50 shows a segfault ...
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stdbool.h in lab5 inheritance

Does anyone know the reason for including (stdloob.h) in lab5 ? what is the importance of this header file in the code ? I already check it without including this file and it was ok.