Changes between Version 14 and Version 15 of Commentary/Rts/HaskellExecution/PointerTagging


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Timestamp:
Jul 26, 2010 4:54:08 PM (4 years ago)
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Blaisorblade
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Grammar fix

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  • Commentary/Rts/HaskellExecution/PointerTagging

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    7676== Compacting GC == 
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    78 Compacting GC also uses tag bits, because it needs to distinguish between a heap pointer and an info pointer quickly.  The compacting GC has complicated scheme to ensure that pointer tags are retained, see the comments in [[GhcFile(rts/sm/Compact.c)]]. 
     78Compacting GC also uses tag bits, because it needs to distinguish between a heap pointer and an info pointer quickly.  The compacting GC has a complicated scheme to ensure that pointer tags are retained, see the comments in [[GhcFile(rts/sm/Compact.c)]]. 
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    8080== Dealing with tags in the code ==