[kaffe] gc_free vs. KFREE

Marc Kleine-Budde kleine-budde at gmx.de
Mon Mar 31 07:01:01 PST 2003


I'm currently diggin' though kaffe's internals. What is the difference
between KFREE and gc_free?

My assumption is that KFREE clears the mem at once, and gc_free marks
the mem to be freed by the garbage  collector? Am I right?

In which situation should one preference which method?

regards - Marc

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