GDI leak on win95

Ralf Habacker ralf.habacker at
Sat Jan 8 23:01:12 CET 2005

On Saturday 08 January 2005 22:17, Chris January wrote:
> > relating to the bug in
> >
> > 82&group_id=27249&atid=389712.
> > Are there some more detail about this bug beside the one that this is
> > probably a pen leek ?
> I'm not even sure it is a pen leak. I don't really know how to interpret
> the results of the leak tool but the number of pens and brushes doesn't
> seem to increase past a certain limit. But I don't know if that's simply
> because it runs out at that point!
> I've looked through the code and I can't see why it would be leaking pens
> anymore. It may be a brush leak because the number of brush handles is
> quite high - but I haven't checked that out yet.
> It's almost certainly some kind of GDI problem anyway!
Strange and very time consuming, can anyone give a short testcase or example, 
which shows the problem ? 


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