[webkit-dev] Tests in fast/workers/storage/ seem to be leaking NSStrings

Simon Fraser simon.fraser at apple.com
Sun Oct 17 21:54:58 PDT 2010

This is <https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=40654> which should get fixed by <https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=40655>.


On Oct 17, 2010, at 9:47 PM, Ryosuke Niwa wrote:

> A lot of tests in fast/workers/storage/ seem to have the following error message:
> 2010-10-17 21:17:04.268 DumpRenderTree[42509:bd9b] *** _NSAutoreleaseNoPool(): Object 0x218a8890 of class NSCFString autoreleased with no pool in place - just leaking
> Stack: (0x955d2f4f 0x954df432 0x252508d 0x5c4d18 0x1c50230 0x1c4d649 0x263ea0d 0x22edba0 0x1e3f3bc3 0x355eeb)
> See http://build.webkit.org/results/Leopard%20Intel%20Release%20(Tests)/r69939%20(22816)/results.html for example.
> According to Catfish_Man:
> It means something is using Cocoa strings without proper setup, essentially. in a normal Cocoa app, NSApplication would set up a root autorelease pool that those would fall into. In something like DRT it would need to do so itself before using them.
> Is this a known problem?  If not, can someone work on this issue?
> Best,
> Ryosuke Niwa

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