[Gc] Incremental collection in gcj?

Tom Tromey tromey at redhat.com
Fri May 27 10:04:55 PDT 2005


>>>>> "Hans" == Boehm, Hans <hans.boehm at hp.com> writes:

Hans> Incremental/generational gc is not supported in gcj, though you
Hans> might be able to get it to work.  I don't think anyone has ever
Hans> gone through and made sure that no system calls in libgcj write into
Hans> pointer-containing heap objects.

Nobody has done it.

Andrew took a quick look at it "recently" (sometime this year) but
didn't have time and/or motivation to follow through.

Tom


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