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- Subject: Re: Packaging, 2 last concerns
- From: diego@...
- Date: Fri, 11 Jun 2004 15:13:25 -0400 (EDT)
> Or course, maybe I've just lost track of this discussion. Perhaps it's about
> time someone (Diego?) wrote the whole thing up on the Wiki.
Summary about the cloning: Someone pointed out that it was useful, I
pointed out it wouldn't work, two people pointed out it doesn't matter,
so I say we forget about it leaving it for future generations to worry
I would go further and say that garbage collection of libraries can also
wait for future generations. I believe libraries should cleanup nicely
when they are unloaded, but it doesn't bother me that much that the
_LOADED table and friends are holding strong references. Whoever is
unhappy with this can always change the "require" functions not to
I will see if I write this up.