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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at MBAY dot NET>
Subject: Memory leak
Date: Apr 20 1998 5:49PM

Shaun McClimon writes:
 > Can someone help me with my code?  This code continues to use memory up
 > and has gotten as high as 40 megs.  What is going on? 
 > 
 >         $ref = $T->ct_sql($IDS);
 >         $del = $T->ct_sql("delete ids1db..tESC where counter =
 > @dat[25]");

ct_sql() leaks, unfortunately.

I have not had the time to figure out exactly why it leaks, when a
similar code sequence that is not in a subroutine doesn't leak.

You can work around this by not using ct_sql(), and writing your own
ExecSql() routine that does not fetch any rows, for example.

Michael
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