[fpc-devel] can r12368 be merged to fixes?

Andrew Haines andrewd207 at aol.com
Tue Dec 16 15:35:24 CET 2008

Joost van der Sluis wrote:
> Op maandag 15-12-2008 om 23:52 uur [tijdzone -0500], schreef Andrew
> Haines:
>> It fixes a really terrible memory leak.
> No.
> Not for now at least. First wait for the testsuite-results (if there are
> no tests for this particular part, then we even have to wait some
> longer, as we need users to test it). Then let it settle at least a few
> days. 
> Then we'll see. 
Ok, well whatever is fine with me since I don't really use the fixes 
branch. But it fixes an enormous memory leak that was caused by

if some condition then ;   // << improperly placed semicolon

Searching for tcontrol in lcl.chm used >200 megabytes of memory. And 
each subsequent search only increased memory usage further.



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