[kaffe] Re: Kaffe GC performance, Boehm GC issues

Kiyo Inaba inaba at src.ricoh.co.jp
Tue Dec 25 22:08:05 PST 2007

I wrote:
>Dalibor Topic wrote:
>>My current results with boehm-gc are a bit across the map (i386-linux,
>>boehm-gc 6.8, different compilers, CVS head).
>This report is very interesting for me.
>I tested boehm with three systems.
>1) i386, gcc version 3.2 20020903, Red Hat Linux 8.0 3.2-7
>2) i386, gcc version 3.2.3 20030502, FC5
>3) i386, gcc version 4.1.1 20060525, FC5
>If I use CVS head, and boehm-gc 6.8, they all fail. Testing HWA generates
>nothing :-< Could you guess any reason why it happens?

This report was wrong. The case no.1 works fine for boehm-gc. The
previous result was based on much older version of boehm-gc.

So, for the time being (on i386), I got errors only on FC5. I am
not so sure whether it is FC specific or my installation specific.


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