[gclist] Ephemerons [Was Re: Finalization and death notices]

Simon Peyton-Jones simonpj@microsoft.com
Thu, 11 Oct 2001 01:36:22 -0700

| Read
|            Ephemerons: a new finalization mechanism; Barry
|            Hayes; Proceedings of the 1997 ACM SIGPLAN
|            conference on Object-oriented programming
|            systems, languages and applications, 1997, Pages
|            176 - 183=20

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In this paper we refine the ephemeron idea a little.  (The
actual discussion about ephemerons themselves is on p20.)