[squeak-dev] Re: Bug in object finalization?

nicolas cellier ncellier at ifrance.com
Wed Jun 18 10:23:19 UTC 2008

Norbert Hartl <norbert <at> hartl.name> writes:
> I didn't get much response to the last mail concerning
> ObjectFinalizer.
> In short, Object>>finalizationRegistry is a WeakRegistry
> which itself utilizes a WeakKeyDictionary. Not using
> a WeakIdentityKeyDictionary prevents the finalization of
> equal objects. 
> There was a test in 3.9 testing this (it failed). In 3.10
> the test got removed but I think it is a bug.

Wasn't 3.10 team policy to remove known bugs/failure tests from image?

> What do you think?

Maybe see also


> Norbert

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