[webkit-dev] Memory Management of Webkit on MacOS
darin at apple.com
Wed May 20 10:11:42 PDT 2009
On May 20, 2009, at 9:33 AM, Lucius Fox wrote:
> Sorry. I meant does Webkit on MacOS X uses 'reference counted or
> garbage collected' memory management?
For Objective-C objects it uses whatever mode of memory management the
host application chooses. This is also how Mac OS X system frameworks
like AppKit behave.
For its own non-Objective-C objects it uses both reference counting
and garbage collection.
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