OS 10.6 pukes on some X function calls...

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OS 10.6 pukes on some X function calls...

Unread postby vishnu » Sat Jan 23, 2010 10:32 pm

Apparently, In terms of memory management OS 10.6 has implemented garbage collection and eliminated reference counting (that was used in previous releases), and it's having major memory leak issues with X function calls, as XScreenSaver author Jamie Zawinski describes here:

http://jwz.livejournal.com/1157760.html

There's something deeply ironic (and wrongly amusing) about this... :lol:
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