[Bioperl-l] malloc errors while using Bio::SeqIO?
cjfields at illinois.edu
Sat Aug 9 09:56:19 EDT 2008
There is definitely a memory leak. I can confirm it on OSX 10.4/10.5
I'll try looking into it this weekend, but I can't promise when it'll
be fixed; my laptop is on the fritz.
On Aug 9, 2008, at 7:58 AM, Dave Messina wrote:
>> I seem to vaguely recall that even if perl free()'s memory that
>> necessarily mean that the memory is returned to the OS for the
>> runtime of
>> the program
> I believe that's correct.
>> What OS are you on? I'm running perl 5.8.6 on OS X 10.4.11 intel.
> perl 5.10 or 5.8.8 on OS X 10.5.4 Intel.
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