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Re: [dev-serveez] GC issue

From: stefan
Subject: Re: [dev-serveez] GC issue
Date: Wed, 24 Oct 2001 18:53:15 +0200 (CEST)

On Sun, 21 Oct 2001, Martin Grabmueller wrote:

> > From: stefan <address@hidden>
> > Date: Thu, 18 Oct 2001 16:36:19 +0200 (CEST)
> > 
> > Some of the SMOBs used for the Guile servers in Serveez are of temporary
> > nature. Server instances <svz-server>, sockets <svz-socket> an binary
> > SMOBS <svz-binary> are protected from GC where needed by an appropiate
> > marker function now.
> I don't quite understand what you mean with `temporary' in this
> context.  Could you please clarify?

Temporary in this context means: They get created before running
the server callbacks and passed as arguments to them and might be
destroyed afterwards. They can be used to pass them down to certain
`(svz:*)' procedures within the callbacks but are not references or used
outside the callbacks. Is this an explanation ?


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