[webkit-dev] global new/delete operator in WebKit
ap at webkit.org
Thu Feb 18 09:49:08 PST 2010
On 18.02.2010, at 6:59, İsmail Dönmez wrote:
> Recently I came across some memory corruption issues and turns out
> that WebKit uses std::stable_sort which uses the operator
> new(nothrow) . I am not sure if there is a useful replacement but
> its good to know about this.
We definitely need a replacement - another problematic place is
JSArray::sort, which should be a stable sort, but isn't on platforms
that don't provide mergesort.
- WBR, Alexey Proskuryakov
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