On Wed, Aug 25, 1999 at 10:01:25AM -0600, Bruno Melli wrote:
You mentioned "esoteric" ways to corrupt the sv arena and I think I
have found one although I don't know enough of the perl
internals to know if that is the real cause:
tie %prelim_conf, 'FOCS', $global_conf;
# untie %prelim_conf;
(I added then commented out the untie call)
Seems that if you tie a variable then undef it without untying it
you cause damage to whatever you tied to.
In this case the actual damage occurs during the exit operation so I
assume that some sort of cleanup is done at that level on a
Does that sound plausible ?