Minimum set of primitives?

Chris Bitmead
Fri, 20 Mar 1998 02:07:26 +0000

Kragen wrote:
> On Thu, 19 Mar 1998, Rodrigo Ventura wrote:
> >         Hum, that gives rise to a non-trivial question: how to handle
> > references, gc and removable media in an hybrid memory/disk system? I
> > mean, what happens if referenced objects are lost?
> That's hard -- I'm looking forward to seeing if the Symbolics people
> know the answer.  I'm sure they've spent a lot of time thinking about
> this problem.

I don't believe Symbolics had an object file system. They just
had a regular style file system. So they didn't need to deal with

Chris Bitmead