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From Costin Manolache <>
Subject Re: [5.0] Removing session recycling code
Date Tue, 08 Jul 2003 02:38:37 GMT

The session is a long-lived object, so the improvement on recycling is


Remy Maucherat wrote:

> Hi,
> I'd like to completely remove session recycling code from TC 5, as it is
> a potentially dangerous feature (which has been disabled in TC 4.1.x)
> and does not bring any actual performance improvement while using memory.
> The biggest impact of the change is the removal of the recycled array
> list for base manager, which can break existing TC 4 managers. OTOH,
> using that is unsafe, and fixing an affected manager is very easy (just
> remove whatever recylcling code was used).
> I plan to keep Session.recycle around (nulling out references can help
> GC, esp since there could be a lot of session objects - with all their
> children - waiting to be GCed).
> Comments ?
> Remy

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