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Re: my purify runs with 5.6.1-to-be

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Jarkko Hietaniemi
March 16, 2001 20:47
Re: my purify runs with 5.6.1-to-be
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> That said, I still don't understand the _reason_ why my approach
> (with the stash refcounting added) fails in some places.  There is
> some sort of memory corruption going on here and we need to find it.

Yes, definitely.  We seen to have opened (at least a small) can of
worms.  Based on what I so far can see with gdb my bet is on not
something directly corrupting the data but instead something freeing
the data prematurely.

$jhi++; #
        # There is this special biologist word we use for 'stable'.
        # It is 'dead'. -- Jack Cohen

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