[Gc] Strange issues

Ben Hutchings ben at decadentplace.org.uk
Thu Dec 29 06:45:12 PST 2005


Shiro Kawai wrote:
> GC only sees the data area as a root set.  In you case
> I guess oresult is placed in bss area,
<snip>

The GC should not (and does not attempt to) distinguish between zeroed
data (aka BSS) and loaded data.  Your suggestion may work, but if so
then it indicates a bug in the collector.

Manu, which platform is this occurring on?

Ben.

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Ben Hutchings
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