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- Subject: RE: Loadlib's callfromlib() - anybody using it?!?
- From: "Dirk Ringe" <ringe@...>
- Date: Mon, 10 Jun 2002 18:53:34 +0200
Thats wrong. WinNT based systems free all resources after the process exits
even if the process leaked something. This was somewhat a problem afaik with
win9x based systems with ui and gdi resources but also not with plain
[mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]On Behalf Of Philippe Lhoste
Sent: Monday, June 10, 2002 5:57 PM
To: Multiple recipients of list
Subject: Re: Loadlib's callfromlib() - anybody using it?!?
Note that I don't think Windows releases automatically allocated memory, as
somebody reported memory leaks because he didn't knew the -c switch.
Windows closes file descriptors, but we still have to clean the memory after
ourselves. That's why Windows systems become instable after some time when
running bad applications: as they leak memory, the available resources are
That's why we have BoundsChecker, Purify, etc. :-)
Can I make a suggestion to put your quote in the new manual? Thank you.
Philippe Lhoste (Paris -- France)
Professional programmer and amateur artist
GMX - Die Kommunikationsplattform im Internet.