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From: Dmitry Bely <dmitry.bely@g...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Ocaml DLL and memory leaks
On 5/10/07, Xavier Leroy <Xavier.Leroy@inria.fr> wrote:
> > I have an Ocaml module packed into DLL that is dynamically loaded by
> > the main C program. What should I do to free all memory taken by Ocaml
> > runtime when the DLL is unloaded?
>
> This is not possible currently.  I agree the OCaml runtime system
> should one day provide a cleanup function to do this.

It turned out that at least for Microsoft C runtime things are not
that bad. If you statically link CRT, it will clean up all resources
itself.

- Dmitry Bely