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Re: [libvirt] [PATCH] Free object after *Destroy in python bindings



On Tue, May 20, 2008 at 10:51:43AM +0100, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> On Mon, May 19, 2008 at 09:25:55PM +0100, Daniel P. Berrange wrote:
> > The docs are wrong. Destory merely hard-kills the object being managed.
> > It does not free memory associated with the object.
> 
> No, the documentation says it frees the objects (and has done
> forever), so it should free them.  I have code which depends on this
> behaviour.

It depends on behaviour which does *not* exist  so is already broken. With
inactive domains free'ing the object after destroy is non-sensical because
the domain still exists, merely in the shutoff state.

Dan.
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