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Re: On timely destruction?

by kschwab (Priest)
on Aug 28, 2002 at 01:47 UTC ( #193332=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to On timely destruction?

I've seen Tk based scripts rely on this type of thing to trap window destruction. There's obviously better ways to do that, so I wouldn't call it a show stopper.

It might be worth polling the Tk community though, as they've had a pretty good history of complaining about GC :). ( regarding Tk's destroy vs DESTROY, and the underlying XS code hanging on to gobs of memory)

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