[gclist] zillion objects

Stefan Monnier monnier+lists.gc@rum.cs.yale.edu
27 Aug 2001 00:29:20 -0400

>>>>> "Bryan" == Bryan O'Sullivan <bos@serpentine.com> writes:
> You never need to check the liveness of objects within an arena, but
> you had better be sure that you won't need any of them after you free
> it.  This style of allocation has its applications, but it is
> obviously not generally useful.

Could you expand on this "obviously" ?