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Author Topic: 080912 gc-7.1 [VL 5.9]  (Read 1327 times)

caitlyn

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080912 gc-7.1 [VL 5.9]
« on: September 12, 2008, 12:43:56 am »

An updated version of gc has been packaged for VL 5.9.

Package: gc-7.1-i586-1vl59.tlz
MD5: d7a523bfad2aa0bfa3e2d7f18877c000
Package Size: 258K
Installed Size: 980K

Sources: http://vectorlinux.osuosl.org/veclinux-5.9/source/testing/dev/gc

Code: [Select]
gc: gc (garbage collector for C and C++)
gc:
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.
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