Alternate GCs

NotFound julian.notfound at
Mon Sep 12 21:47:42 UTC 2011


> Thinking more about it, inf GC will only work as a runtime option for
> programs that don't consume too much memory. Compiling parrot or Rakudo with
> inf GC only will certainly fail. But it should be possible to get similar
> behavior to inf GC by tuning the GC memory thresholds. So ignore my concerns
> about inf GC.

If I remember well, when the inf GC was introduced I was able to build
rakudo with it, in a machine with 2 GB. Of course, rakudo at that
point was small than today.


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