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In or out?: putting write barriers in their place

Blackburn, Stephen; McKinley, Kathryn


In many garbage collected systems, the mutator performs a write barrier for every pointer update. Using generational garbage collectors, we study in depth three code placement options for remembered-set write barriers: inlined, out-of-line, and partially

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Date published: 2002
Type: Book chapter


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