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From "Sander Striker" <>
Subject RE: Big memory leak in Windows...
Date Mon, 01 Apr 2002 19:44:43 GMT
> On Mon, 1 Apr 2002, Bill Stoddard wrote:
> > I suspect apr_bucket_alloc_create() is called in the wrong place.
> > Working on it. SHould have a patch in 30 min or so.
> A semi-related question::
>    Should apr_bucket_alloc_create() be registering a cleanup on the pool
> that's passed into it so that apr_bucket_alloc_destroy() is called
> automatically when that pool dies?  

+1, yes.

> I didn't do this before because I was
> hoping to get rid of the pool parameter to apr_bucket_alloc_create()
> entirely.  

Err, ok, you could do that, but I'd be in favor of having pools
do our cleanup.  When we need to shutdown*, the allocator should be
destroyed and memory should be returned.

*) shutdown, or any other operation that will tear down stuff.

> Right now we're not using it for anything.

Only for the bucket_alloc struct itself, right?

> --Cliff

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