disallow unloading? Puh-lease!
Posted Jan 31, 2004 0:29 UTC (Sat) by giraffedata
Parent article: Module unloading in a reference counted world
People are never going to accept a world where module loading is one way, and it has nothing to do with practical arguments. It's simply unclean.
Linus is usually pretty sensitive to the difference between clean designs and unclean ones; I'm surprised he favors one-way module loading.
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