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Saturday May 8th, 1999

Rick Gessner, Director of Engineering of NGLayout at Netscape, is calling for standardization in Mozilla's memory management techniques. If you are a mozilla developer, please read this, and post any comments to Rick's duplicate post in the layout newsgroup. Click Full Article below to read Rick's report.


#1 Exceptions

by Ben White

Sunday May 9th, 1999 11:09 AM

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Clearly Rick is correct about the need for this problem to be solved.

But why not use exceptions? This is EXACTLY what they're in the language for. A good overall exception handling system can make a software system easier to write and more reliable.

Seems like an obvious question.