On Mon, Aug 02, 2010 at 06:05:46PM -0400, Bill Birkett wrote: > I found some circular references, and after removing them, garbage > collection worked as expected. > > Strange that Perl 5.8.9 destroyed the objects, but Perl 5.10.0 didn't.
Do you know if 5.10.1 does? > Is there an easy way to troubleshoot this sort of problem, other than > digging through your code? There are some modules for helping to find memory leaks. I forget their names, but search for "leak" on search.cpan.org. -- David Cantrell | top google result for "topless karaoke murders" Arbeit macht Alkoholiker