Basile STARYNKEVITCH basile@starynkevitch.net
Thu, 11 Jul 2002 15:27:12 +0200

>>>>> "Fergus" == Fergus Henderson <fjh@cs.mu.OZ.AU> writes:

    Fergus> On 08-Jul-2002, chat <chat@mail.jl.cn> wrote:
    >> where can i find some document about AR(active record) of gcc?

    Fergus> If you are asking about how to scan the stack for garbage
    Fergus> collection when compiling via GNU C, then you may find the
    Fergus> following paper of mine useful: "Accurate garbage
    Fergus> collection in an uncooperative environment¨, ISMM´02.
    Fergus> This also has further references to related work,
    Fergus> e.g. Boehm et al´s conservative collector.

For what it's worth, I implemented a similar scheme in Qish.

See http://www.starynkevitch.net/Basile/qishintro.html
and http://freshmeat.net/projects/qish/


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