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From Joachim Zobel <>
Subject Re: concern about memory management
Date Wed, 04 Apr 2007 17:02:32 GMT
Am Montag, den 02.04.2007, 21:44 -0400 schrieb Sam Carleton:
> I am looking at using the deviL graphics library to downsize the
> images in the apache module I am developing.  Currently it manages
> it's own memory, I don't know the details, though.  Am I getting
> carried away with wanting to simply up and replace its current memory
> management system with the apache pools?

No never need to care about memory ownership.

If the module permanently allocs and frees again, it may become a memory
hog with pools.
Pools do not have realloc.So if the library reallocs a lot, the above
gets even worse.


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