[gclist] why malloc/free instead of GC?

rog@vitanuova.com rog@vitanuova.com
Tue, 18 Feb 2003 19:44:31 0000

> a) strings (and other objects which contain no pointers)
> b) typed objects (we only have to know where pointers lay around)
> c) untyped objects (must be treatened as an array of pointers)

pointers between b) and c) are gonna cause problems.