From: Dave Abrahams (abrahams_at_[hidden])
Date: 2000-01-29 15:53:07
on 1/29/00 3:33 PM, Mark Borgerding at mborgerding_at_[hidden] wrote:
> Is there a reason shared_ptr does not have a release()?
Probably because there is no way of finding all shared_pointers associated
with a given object. With linked_ptr, you can just traverse the list to do
it. When Greg delivers his double-indirection version of shared_ptr (with T*
and count stored together), it will be easier.
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