Celestial Weasel (celestialweasel) wrote,
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Garbage collection

There are few things more thrilling than trying to sort out a problem with data items that are both reference counted (in C++ land) and garbage collected (in Ruby land). Otherwise known as 'convince yourself that another AddRef is needed then check the software doesn't start leaking memory'.
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