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Re: [perl #75176] Symbol::delete_package does not free certain memory associated with package::ISA

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Father Chrysostomos
Date:
August 8, 2010 12:42
Subject:
Re: [perl #75176] Symbol::delete_package does not free certain memory associated with package::ISA
Message ID:
26D26326-F27E-4304-ABDD-6127EE591209@cpan.org

On Aug 8, 2010, at 12:22 PM, Father Chrysostomos wrote:
> And I now realise that such would be very inefficient anyway, as nested classes have nothing to do with inheritance. (*p:: = *PPI:: would have to iterate through 94 packages, recalculating the linear isa cache, etc. *p:: = delete $::{"PPI"} would do that iteration twice.)

Oops. I meant delete $::{"PPI::"}, of course.


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