[gclist] Name that hypothesis
Tue, 03 Dec 1996 14:51:55 +0000
> >> What is the name of the following hypothesis?
> >> "Most references in a system point backwards in time, i.e. from
> >> younger objects to older objects."
> Darius> "Nick Barnes International Garbage Collection Conjecture"
> Darius> sounds great to me ... :-)
> Actually I think it is called the generational hypothesis.
I use "generational hypothesis" for this:
"Most objects die young".