Am 08.06.2013 19:27, schrieb Felipe Contreras:
On Sat, Jun 8, 2013 at 12:22 PM, René Scharfe
Let's find and fix those leaks by freeing memory in the right places.
Freeing memory just in case in places where we can show that no leak is
triggered by our test suite doesn't help.
It helps; it prevents leaks. The real culprit is the bogus API, but I
don't see that changing anytime soon, so there are two options when
somebody makes a mistake the API allows; leak or don't leak. And you
seem to prefer the leak, even though it provides absolutely no
It covers up bugs, which may seem helpful, but isn't, because it's
better to fix the actual mistake.
What would be a better API? Making discard_index free the array is a
good first step; what else is bogus?
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