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- Subject: Re: Bug in Lua 5.0.2
- From: Spencer Schumann <gauchopuro@...>
- Date: Tue, 4 Jan 2005 11:26:52 -0700
I mentioned in my first post in this thread that the code I presented
was a stripped down version of code that was causing crashes. I ran
that code with my patch applied, and unfortunately, I'm still getting
failed assertions. I'll continue to investigate this issue, and post
On Tue, 04 Jan 2005 10:00:04 -0200, Roberto Ierusalimschy
> > I've got a patch that appears to have fixed the bug;
> Well done!
> > My two worries with this patch are memory leaks and infinite loops.
> No worries about that. An upvalue never refers directly to another
> upvalue (only closures can point to upvalues), so no infinite loops.
> And as far as the closure is garbage, it does not traverse its upvalues
> anymore, so no memory leaks.
> -- Roberto