<AWT Dev> [9] Review Request: 8036917 [macosx] Native memory leaks.

Petr Pchelko petr.pchelko at oracle.com
Wed Apr 30 09:04:31 UTC 2014


It's a reminder about this review.

With best regards. Petr.

On 21.04.2014, at 16:34, Petr Pchelko <petr.pchelko at oracle.com> wrote:

> Hello, AWT Team.
> Please review the fix for the issue:
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8036917
> The fix is available at:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~pchelko/9/8036917/webrev/
> The problem:
> We overretain native images so they are never deleted. 
> The solution:
> When we return a native image pointer to Java it's retain count should be 1, 
> so in case we use alloc-init we should not use retain. The image will be deleted
> in CFRetainedResource.dispose
> It's impossible to make a regression test.
> With best regards. Petr.

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