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Re^3: Delete parse data spreadsheet::parseexcel

by moritz (Cardinal)
on Feb 06, 2013 at 00:53 UTC ( #1017314=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

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in thread Delete parse data spreadsheet::parseexcel

they contain circular references (workbooks reference worksheets and vice versa, etc.), so they don't go away until the end of your program

If that's really the case, please open a bug report.

However the source does use Scalar::Util::weaken, and my very basic testing shows that the objects do get released when I set the reference to the workbook to undef.

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Re^4: Delete parse data spreadsheet::parseexcel
by runrig (Abbot) on Feb 06, 2013 at 16:00 UTC
    Looks like you're right. This has been fixed since around 2007 in v0.30.

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