[Pdx-pm] Recommendations for memory leak checking?

chromatic chromatic at wgz.org
Thu Jul 12 10:14:23 PDT 2007

On Thursday 12 July 2007 00:46:35 Eric Wilhelm wrote:

> Following up on tonight's discussion -- How spread-out is the reference
> allocation and ref-counting in the core?


> Is it possible to hook into 
> it with XS (or a miniperl of sorts) and track the allocations (possibly
> corollating them to line# in the source)?

I suppose it's possible to modify all of the macros that fiddle with refcounts 
to track this, but getting all of them might be a chore.  It's doable, but it 
would take some work.

-- c

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