[fpc-pascal] methods of an object to create others objects

Marcos Douglas md at delfire.net
Mon Jul 5 22:46:39 CEST 2010

On Mon, Jul 5, 2010 at 5:30 PM, Mattias Gaertner
<nc-gaertnma at netcologne.de> wrote:
> No. This will create a mem leak.

Thanks Mattias, I expect that...

On Mon, Jul 5, 2010 at 5:39 PM, Martin <fpc at mfriebe.de> wrote:
> that is the same as if you wrote
>  TsomeObject.create;
> without assigning the created object to a variable. Both cause a memory
> leek.
> Mind you just because "Create" is a constructor does not protect it from
> being called without using the result.

Yes, as Mattias said too.

This type of construction should be banned, no?
Different this, some times I use OUT parameters to force the caller to
receive the result.

Marcos Douglas

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