[Gc] Question about gc_cleanup

Miki Tebeka mtebeka at qualcomm.com
Wed Nov 2 05:13:45 PST 2005

Hello Ben,

> >The problem is that it looks like the finalizers aren't called:
> You should not rely on finalisers ever being called. See Hans Boehm's 
> paper "Destructors, Finalizers, and Synchronization" 
> <https://www.hpl.hp.com/techreports/2002/HPL-2002-335.html> for a full 
> explanation of the difference between destructors and finalisers.
So how can I avoid resource leaks? (Apart from closing files manually).

Miki Tebeka <mtebeka at qualcomm.com>
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