Holding on to Exception objects causes crash in garbage collector

RESOLVED FIXED

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blocker
RESOLVED FIXED
8 years ago
3 years ago

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(Reporter: jono, Unassigned)

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Description

8 years ago
See bug 643746 and bug 601102 .

Seems like the crash in the garbage collector is being triggered because Test Pilot is holding on to references to exception objects (for the remote error reporting feature).  There's no reason I need to keep the exception objects themselves, though; instead we should copy out and store the relevant strings and drop the extension object reference so it can be garbage collected normally.
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Comment 1

8 years ago
Done in http://hg.mozilla.org/labs/testpilot/rev/1a4ac5185e48
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
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Updated

3 years ago
Product: Mozilla Labs → Mozilla Labs Graveyard
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