[Pixman] How pixman_implementation_t is getting free

Krzysztof Kosiński tweenk.pl at gmail.com
Sat Oct 30 10:07:31 PDT 2010

2010/10/29 kb pachauri <kb.pachauri at gmail.com>:
> Hi,
> I am going through pixman code for developing pixman with opencl
> implementation.
> I have made a little success i.e. will submit a patch sometime next week for
> review.
> But i am not getting how pixman_implementation_t is getting free..(where?)
> Thanks in advance..

pixman_implementation_t is normally not freed at all. Since there is
only one instance of each implementation per process, and it is used
by everything in Pixman, the memory is freed automatically by the OS
when the application quits or the Pixman shared library is unloaded.

Regards, Krzysztof

More information about the Pixman mailing list