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From Cliff Woolley <cliffwool...@yahoo.com>
Subject Re: [PATCH] sms blocks
Date Thu, 14 Jun 2001 13:14:06 GMT
On Thu, 14 Jun 2001, Sander Striker wrote:

> This patch implements getting memory from the parent if
> the preallocated block is exhausted. There is one catch:
> memory freed with apr_sms_free is recycled as if it were
> a block of the given fixed size (passed in at create).
> To actually free this 'external' memory, use reset (or
> destroy, but that is a given).

I'll look at this more closely later today, but just a quick thought: all
that _free(sms,mem) would have to do to handle the external blocks is
check to see if mem is between the start and end of the original block;
if so, add it back to the free_list, if not, call _free(parent,mem).


   Cliff Woolley
   Charlottesville, VA

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