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GHC Commentary: The Storage Manager

GHC's storage manager is designed to be quite flexible: there are a large number of tunable parameters in the garbage collector, and partly the reason for this was because we wanted to experiment with tweaking these settings in the context of Haskell.

The Block Allocator

The Garbage Collector

Copying Collection

Compacting Collection

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