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From Garrett Rooney <roo...@electricjellyfish.net>
Subject Re: use apr for enterprise application?
Date Thu, 24 Feb 2005 21:30:50 GMT
Branko ─îibej wrote:
> Edward Rudd wrote:
> 
>> The biggest reasons to use APR, is pool method of memory management,
>>  
>>
> As a matter of fact, pools can be a huge PITA, as we've found to our 
> detriment in Subversion.

The problem isn't that "pools are good" or "pools are bad", it's that 
they don't fit every problem.  In many cases pools simplify things a 
great deal, in some they are a huge pain, it depends what you're trying 
to do.  I still think that they're easier than standard malloc/free C 
style coding.

-garrett

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