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From Tim Ellison <t.p.elli...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [drlvm] Is it time to say goodbye to dear friend GC v4?
Date Wed, 08 Nov 2006 09:01:43 GMT
Geir Magnusson Jr. wrote:
> Yeah, put some logging statements in.  Ask Tim if you need some help ;)

LOL, I'd be delighted.  Of course, native code is different since there
is no opportunity for introspection by the VM, so in this case logging
is a necessary evil^W technique.


> I think we can do as you suggest, or simply document it somewhere.
> Cleaerly if someone knows enough to switch GC, they have hit a manual or
> code somewhere.
> I guess when I asked the original question, I was thinking that we
> should just be clear that it's now deprecated, and therefore except for
> required changes to keep compatible w/ the interface to GC, nothing
> should change it.  This was driven by my noticing that there was some
> recent patches that worked on GCv4, not 4.1...
> geir


Tim Ellison (t.p.ellison@gmail.com)
IBM Java technology centre, UK.

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