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ethan (3163)

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Being a 25-year old chap living in the western-most town of Germany. Stuying communication and information science and being a huge fan of XS-related things.

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Monday August 18, 2003
04:59 AM

memleaks fixed

[ #14175 ]

So indeed, it was no illusion that String::Ruby leaked memory. After I couldn't find anything in my code that would warrant this behaviour it dawned on me that the autobox-patch itself leaked. And it did. It's author forgot to free one SV that was created for each method-call. So it was just a matter of adding sv_free(autobox_key) in the right spot. Tracking that down however took me a while (with lots of perl recompilations) since I searched in the wrong place.

Chocolate boy (yes, that's what the author calls himself) should have the patch by now.

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