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Re: [OB] Add cleanup, source.c
On Thu, Jun 28, 2007 at 03:59:23PM -0700, Michael Snyder wrote:
> > There's no call to do_cleanups in this function, so it's quite hard to
> > see if this cleanup will be run or discarded if error is not called.
> When are they ever discarded?
> My last understanding of the mechanism was that the cleanups
> always get called, eventually. Presumably when we return to
> the command / event loop.
No, that's not right. Cleanups are often discarded after a successful
operation, in order to not free something that would have been cleaned
up on error.