[Pharo-project] Alien bug fix

Stéphane Ducasse stephane.ducasse at inria.fr
Thu Aug 18 14:30:43 EDT 2011

Thanks eliot

BTW what is the future of alien compared to FFI. I'm still confused.

Stef (finished to paint house - well nearly finished before running to ESUG).

On Aug 18, 2011, at 7:37 PM, Eliot Miranda wrote:

> Hi All,
>     I've just published Alien-eem.14 to http://www.squeaksource.com/Alien.  This fix needs to be integrated into each dialect's version of Alien.  The bug causes VM crashes due to trying to free stale pointers from previous runs.
> Alien-eem.14
> Author: eem
> Time: 18 August 2011, 10:34:20.024 am
> UUID: 39bedad1-6159-4ba4-be35-277df2a25977
> Ancestors: Alien-eem.13
> Fix startUp: discarding of stale values from Alien's GCMallocedAliens class var.
> -- 
> best,
> Eliot

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