[fpc-pascal] Powtils Apache and Windows Seven 64bits

Bee Jay bee.ography at gmail.com
Tue May 25 15:12:41 CEST 2010

On 25 Mei 2010, at 17:36, Michael Van Canneyt wrote:

> Here I can reliably reproduce the memory corruption. It crashes the output
> regularly. (with random use, it happens 10-15 times a day, in a test enviromnent).

Would you share the test code?

> The bug is in the garbage collector, which attempts to free objects that have already been freed, but were not removed from the garbage collector list.

Again, which part of the code?

> I know that the garbage collector was reworked, but the correct
> implementation would have been to remove the garbage collector
> altogether and use TComponent decsendents instead.

Because the high demand of it, some of us could convince Wanderlan that it would make ExtPascal better in the long run. Wanderlan is considering to do exactly that. See... ;)


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