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From: Jonathan Wakely (cow_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-11-12 11:20:29

On Fri, Nov 12, 2004 at 04:50:51PM +0100, Dirk Gregorius wrote:

> Is it possible to reset a boost::shared_ptr without all associated
> boost::weak_ptr become invalid?

AFAIK only by making another shared_ptr own the pointer.

The weak_ptr becomes invalid if _no_ shared_ptr owns its pointer, but as
long as one or more shared_ptrs still refer to the pointee the weak_ptr
is valid.


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