gc has been packaged for VL 6.0.
Package Size: 256K
Installed Size: 980K
gc: gc (garbage collector for C and C++)
gc: The Boehm-Demers-Weiser conservative garbage collector can be used
gc: as a garbage collecting replacement for C malloc or C++ new. It allows
gc: you to allocate memory basically as you normally would, without
gc: explicitly deallocating memory that is no longer useful. The collector
gc: automatically recycles memory when it determines that it can no longer
gc: be otherwise accessed.
gc: License: See README.QUICK file
gc: Authors: Hans-J. Boehm, Alan J. Demers
gc: Website: http://www.hpl.hp.com/personal/Hans_Boehm/gc/
After testing this package, please take a moment and come back to this thread to let us know how it works for you.
eMachines EL-1300G desktop, 1.6GHz AMD Athlon 2650e CPU, 4GB RAM, nVidia GeForce 6150 SE video
CentOS 6.5 (will try VL64-7.1 soon)
Toshiba Satellite A135-S4727, Intel Pentium T2080 / 1.73 GHz, 2GB RAM, Intel GMA 950
HP Mini 110 netbook, 1.6GHz Intel Atom CPU, 2GB RAM, Intel 950 video, VL 7.1