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From:
Mike Guy
Date:
January 24, 2003 11:02
Subject:
Re: Freeing code
Message ID:
E18c95O-0007ah-00@virgo.cus.cam.ac.uk
notthatbbennett@yahoo.com (Bill Bennett) wrote
> When the last pointer to an anonymous subroutine is derefed, is
> the space into which the code is compiled free'd?

It should be.

> I think not, based on observations.  Is this correct?

Some bugs in this area have been fixed recently.    If your observations
are based on a Perl version earlier that 5.8.0, please try again with this
version.    If you still see a leak you've discovered a new bug  -
please tell perlbug about it.


Mike Guy

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