Florian Frank wrote:
> On Wed, 2004-03-17 at 03:26, Joel VanderWerf wrote:
> 
>>Hi, I've narrowed down a memory leak in my program to the extremely 
>>simple C extension at:
> 
> 
> Try str = nil before the second GC.start in your task.rb. ;)
> 

Thanks, but that's not the problem. The long string that 'str' refers to 
is already reported the first time around, and the leak is the 
difference between the first report and the second. The string is only 
1Mb long, and the leak is around 8Mb.