Random thoughts and observations about freedom, politics, technology and anything else interesting.
Wednesday, February 10, 2010
Out of Scope
Why is it that every time I opine aloud that Java would benefit from a destructor, something that gets called the moment an object goes out of scope, people start whining about memory leaks and saying memory management is hard? I didn't say ditch the garbage collector. Since you have brought up the subject, let me say again that memory management is not hard.