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Section - 150) Is this a memory leak in the X11R4 XtDestroyWidget()?!

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Yes. This is the "unofficial" fix-19 for the X11R4 Destroy.c:

*** Destroy.c.1.37	Thu Jul 11 15:41:25 1991
--- lib/Xt/Destroy.c	Thu Jul 11 15:42:23 1991
***************
*** 1,4 ****
--- 1,5 ----
  /* $XConsortium: Destroy.c,v 1.37 90/09/28 10:21:32 swick Exp $ */
+ /* Plus unofficial patches in revisions 1.40 and 1.41 */
  
  /***********************************************************
  Copyright 1987, 1988 by Digital Equipment Corporation, Maynard, Massachusetts,
***************
*** 221,239 ****
       */
  
      int i = 0;
!     DestroyRec* dr = app->destroy_list;
      while (i < app->destroy_count) {
  	if (dr->dispatch_level >= dispatch_level)  {
  	    Widget w = dr->widget;
  	    if (--app->destroy_count)
  		bcopy( (char*)(dr+1), (char*)dr,
! 		       app->destroy_count*sizeof(DestroyRec)
  		      );
  	    XtPhase2Destroy(w);
  	}
  	else {
  	    i++;
- 	    dr++;
  	}
      }
  }
--- 222,245 ----
       */
  
      int i = 0;
!     DestroyRec* dr;
      while (i < app->destroy_count) {
+ 
+ 	/* XtPhase2Destroy can result in calls to XtDestroyWidget,
+ 	 * and these could cause app->destroy_list to be reallocated.
+ 	 */
+ 
+ 	dr = app->destroy_list + i;
  	if (dr->dispatch_level >= dispatch_level)  {
  	    Widget w = dr->widget;
  	    if (--app->destroy_count)
  		bcopy( (char*)(dr+1), (char*)dr,
! 		       (app->destroy_count - i) * sizeof(DestroyRec)
  		      );
  	    XtPhase2Destroy(w);
  	}
  	else {
  	    i++;
  	}
      }
  }

[from Donna Converse, converse@x.org]

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