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Garbage Collection

  • Peter Sestoft
Part of the Undergraduate Topics in Computer Science book series (UTICS, volume 50)

Abstract

Heap-allocation and garbage collection are not specific to abstract machines, but has finally become accepted in the mainstream thanks to the Java Virtual Machine and the Common Language Infrastructure/.NET.

Keywords

Garbage Collection Abstract Machine Java Virtual Machine Garbage Collector Mark Phase 
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© Springer-Verlag London 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter Sestoft
    • 1
  1. 1.IT University of CopenhagenCopenhagenDenmark

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