marcus.brinkmann at ruhr-uni-bochum.de
Thu Jan 12 16:22:09 CET 2006
On Thu, 2006-01-12 at 15:05 +0100, Dirk Stoecker wrote:
> On Thu, 12 Jan 2006, Marcus Brinkmann wrote:
> > > You have better insight into the topic to
> > > find out, how this would be needed to be implemented, as reference
> > > counting in the current state with automatic initializer calls is a bit
> > > complicated.
> > I don't understand what's complicated about it. Can you elaborate?
> Reference counting would require exactly one INIT and one FINISH for each
> party using the software. As there are "automagically" initialisations in
> some calls, it may be complicated to track down different parties (e.g.
> libraries, which do no explicit init call).
I understand now, thank you for the explanation.
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