Object.factory() and exe file size bloat
Steven Schveighoffer via Digitalmars-d
digitalmars-d at puremagic.com
Thu Aug 27 05:18:12 PDT 2015
On 8/26/15 10:50 AM, Iain Buclaw via Digitalmars-d wrote:
> On 26 August 2015 at 15:14, Mike via Digitalmars-d
> <digitalmars-d at puremagic.com <mailto:digitalmars-d at puremagic.com>> wrote:
> On Saturday, 22 August 2015 at 10:11:24 UTC, Iain Buclaw wrote:
> A MUCH better solution:
> T _d_arrayliteral(T)(size_t length)
> Also, isn't the typeinfo now stored by the GC so it can call
> the dtor? Perhaps that is done in the filling of the array
> literal, but I would be surprised as this is a GC feature.
> I only looked at 2.066.1, the runtime implementation did not
> pass the typeinfo to the GC.
> _d_arrayliteralTX eventually calls structTypeInfoSize() which,
> according to
> is used to determine the size of TypeInfo so it can be stored by the
> GC, as Steven said.
> Well, I have no control over what the library maintainers in DMD want to
> do in their runtime, but all is working fine without doing that in my camp.
The change was to make it so struct dtors are called by the GC.
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