[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,

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 Hutchings
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