Re: Garbage collection for system programming

"Simon" <sheath1@gmail.com>
1 Mar 2005 15:57:19 -0500

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From: "Simon" <sheath1@gmail.com>
Newsgroups: comp.compilers
Date: 1 Mar 2005 15:57:19 -0500
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References: 05-02-104 05-02-109
Keywords: GC

Posted by Torben Ęgidius Mogensen, Feb 28, 4:48 pm:
> For hard real-time, you can use region inference
> (http://www.cs.cornell.edu/Nuprl/PRLSeminar/PRLSeminar99_00/Walker/nov8.html>),
> which replaces GC with an automatic stack-like
> allocation/deallocation mechanism.


Oooo. Interesting; I only vaguely recall ever hearing about this. I
shall have to look into it; it might be worth putting into a later
version of my language. It depends on how much complexity it adds to
the compiler and runtime, I suppose, but we shall see.


Thank you,
Simon



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