Pointer Checker, is a key feature of the Intel® Parallel Studio XE 2016 which performs bounds checking, providing full checking of all memory accesses through pointers — and identifies any out-of-
Pointer Checker feature in Intel® Parallel Studio XE 2016: How is it different from Static Analysis, Intel® Inspector XE, Mudflap etc?
The Pointer Checker is a feature of the Intel® Parallel Studio XE 2016 product release.
Compiler Methodology for Intel® MIC Architecture
Element wise alignment requirements for data accesses to be ABI-compliant on the Intel® MIC ArchitectureUnlike the IA-32 and Intel® 64 architectures, the Intel® MIC Architecture requires all data accesses to be properly aligned according to their size, otherwise the program may behave unpredictably.