Changes between Version 1 and Version 2 of Commentary/Rts/Storage/GC/CAFs


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Dec 4, 2013 4:05:03 PM (18 months ago)
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parcs
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refer to rts/sm/Storage.c for more information on CAFs

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    99are part of the static data of the program.  Sometimes, a CAF may refer to many values in the heap.  To avoid memory leaks in such situations, we need to know when a CAF is never going to be used 
    1010again, and so we can deallocate the values that it refers to. 
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     12See Note [CAF management] in [[GhcFile(rts/sm/Storage.c)]] for more information. 
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