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Subject: Re: [Boost-users] [array][smart_ptr] Using shared_ptr vs shared_array for a boost::array
From: Steven Watanabe (watanabesj_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-08-11 11:41:36


Ryan McConnehey wrote:
> I currently have a boost::array in a share_ptr. This compiles and
> doesn't cause memory leaks. Should I expect memory leaks since I'm
> not using shared_array? Should I bother and convert over to shared_array?


> I would have expected a problem with boost::array and shared_ptr but
> I'm unsure about expected behavior.

boost::array is an ordinary object. The fact that it contains
an array doesn't affect memory management.

In Christ,
Steven Watanabe

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