Re: Compile Time Garbage Collection impossible?

Oliver Bandel <oliver@first.in-berlin.de>
8 Oct 2006 23:53:48 -0400

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From: Oliver Bandel <oliver@first.in-berlin.de>
Newsgroups: comp.compilers
Date: 8 Oct 2006 23:53:48 -0400
Organization: Individual Network Berlin e.V.
References: 06-09-119
Keywords: GC

the.real.doctor.zoidberg@gmail.com wrote:
> Why isn't Compile-Time-Garbage-Collection feasible? Consider a Java
> compiler which produces assembly code for a specific target instead of
> Java's bytecode cenario. The objective is to use Java without the need
> for a GC or VM.


Java sucks nearly every time.


GC not always.


Why do you want to avoid GC?


If you want a language that has GC but nevertheless
is performant, use OCaml. :)


http://www.ocaml-tutorial.org/garbage_collection


Ciao,
        Oliver


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