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Re: Dynamic loading progress

From: Stephen Leake
Subject: Re: Dynamic loading progress
Date: Sun, 03 May 2015 18:44:05 -0500
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.4 (windows-nt)

Ted Zlatanov <address@hidden> writes:

> On Wed, 22 Apr 2015 11:25:51 -0500 Stephen Leake <address@hidden> wrote: 
> SL> Ted Zlatanov <address@hidden> writes:
> SL> We also need to document the GCPRO issues;
> ...
> SL> should the module do GCPRO around the funcall, or does the funcall
> SL> handle that?
> IMHO Emacs should manage memory, period. Any time modules are given that
> responsibility, it's an opportunity for bugs and a premature
> optimization. Perhaps we'll find it necessary later to give this
> responsibility to some modules, but let's not do it now.

That makes sense, but doesn't actually answer my question.

Does the current funcall implementation handle GCPRO on the args
adequately, or does it need to be improved/GCPRO added in the module?

-- Stephe

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