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RE: Thread-local malloc discussion summary
>I thought about that. This would be great, but it assumes that plugins only
>want temporary memory, and will never want to malloc something that persists
>beyond the current operation. I don't think we know enough about how people
>use their plugins to be able to make that assumption.
That is true, certainly some of our plugins allocate memory that needs to
persist (for example, to cache directory lookups).
Luke Howard | PADL Software Pty Ltd | www.padl.com