Document Revision History

This table describes the changes to Advanced Memory Management Programming Guide.

DateNotes
2012-07-17Updated to describe autorelease in terms of @autoreleasepool blocks.
2011-09-28Updated to reflect new status as a consequence of the introduction of ARC.
2011-03-24Major revision for clarity and conciseness.
2010-12-21Clarified the naming rule for mutable copy.
2010-06-24Minor rewording to memory management fundamental rule, to emphasize simplicity. Minor additions to Practical Memory Management.
2010-02-24Updated the description of handling memory warnings for iOS 3.0; partially rewrote "Object Ownership and Disposal."
2009-10-21Augmented section on accessor methods in Practical Memory Management.
2009-08-18Added links to related concepts.
2009-07-23Updated guidance for declaring outlets on OS X.
2009-05-06Corrected typographical errors.
2009-03-04Corrected typographical errors.
2009-02-04Updated "Nib Objects" article.
2008-11-19Added section on use of autorelease pools in a garbage collected environment.
2008-10-15Corrected missing image.
2008-02-08Corrected a broken link to the "Carbon-Cocoa Integration Guide."
2007-12-11Corrected typographical errors.
2007-10-31Updated for OS X v10.5. Corrected minor typographical errors.
2007-06-06Corrected minor typographical errors.
2007-05-03Corrected typographical errors.
2007-01-08Added article on memory management of nib files.
2006-06-28Added a note about dealloc and application termination.
2006-05-23Reorganized articles in this document to improve flow; updated "Object Ownership and Disposal."
2006-03-08Clarified discussion of object ownership and dealloc. Moved discussion of accessor methods to a separate article.
2006-01-10Corrected typographical errors. Updated title from "Memory Management."
2004-08-31

Changed Related Topics links and updated topic introduction.

2003-06-06

Expanded description of what gets released when an autorelease pool is released to include both explicitly and implicitly autoreleased objects in “Using Autorelease Pool Blocks.”

2002-11-12

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