[C++-sig] Re: Memory leak when using return_internal_reference !?

David Abrahams dave at boost-consulting.com
Thu Jun 5 00:24:36 CEST 2003

gideon may <gideon at computer.org> writes:

> Thanks for the fix!
> --On Wednesday, June 04, 2003 4:48 PM -0400 David Abrahams
>   <dave at boost-consulting.com> wrote:
>> gideon may <gideon at computer.org> writes:
> <snip>
>> Perhaps... a bug in Boost.Python??!
>> Fixed in CVS, thanks for reporting it.  Extra bonus points if you can
>> supply a patch to the test that will detect this bug!
> Thanks, will try it immediately. I'm afraid I have to let the bonus
> points pass, since there is no way to track if objects have really been
> deleted; except if you define COUNT_ALLOCS while building python :(

I regularly test with a debug build which has COUNT_ALLOCS defined,
so if you can make a test which uses that fact you will reap the
bonus points.

Dave Abrahams
Boost Consulting

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