Life Before Automatic Reference Counting

  • Kazuki Sakamoto
  • Tomohiko Furumoto

Abstract

OSX Lion and iOS5 now offer an application memory management mechanism called Automatic Reference Counting (ARC). In short, ARC makes memory management the job of the compiler rather than the programmer, which quite often increases performance significantly.

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© Kazuki Sakamoto 2012

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  • Kazuki Sakamoto
  • Tomohiko Furumoto

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