[gclist] Question from a newbie

Pekka P. Pirinen pekka.p.pirinen@globalgraphics.com
Wed, 7 May 2003 13:18:33 +0100 (BST)

> I think by "comprehensive" you mean what I have usually called
> "complete", namely that the GC guarantees to reclaim all garbage
> eventually.

People have used "comprehensive" the way Ravi Jonnalagedda seems to
do: "all garbage is reclaimed in one collection cycle"

Completeness as you define it is a more useful concept, though.
Pekka P. Pirinen
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