Morph Must Die!!! (a bug report)
DanI at wdi.disney.com
Fri Jun 12 16:52:52 UTC 1998
> 2) Eval "FlasherMorph allInstances size". The number should
> be 0 (unless you've created one already--I hadn't and I'm
> assuming that you're using a vanilla image).
You may have found a problem. However, you need to know that allInstances is only truly accurate immediately after a full garbage collection. Therefore you should precede any such careful investigation by
Squeak does many frequent garbage collections which may or may not fully reclaim a given unreferenced object. This process is so effective that full garbage collection almost never occurs, so it can definitely look like there's a leak, even when there in none.
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