Garbage Collection: Algorithms for Automatic Dynamic Memory Management / Edition 1

Garbage Collection: Algorithms for Automatic Dynamic Memory Management / Edition 1

by Richard Jones, Rafael Lins
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471941484

ISBN-13: 9780471941484

Pub. Date: 09/28/1996

Publisher: Wiley

Modern software places increasing reliance on dynamic memory allocation, but its direct management is not only notoriously error-prone. Garbage collection eliminates many of these bugs. This reference presents each of the most important algorithms in detail, often with illustrations of its characteristic features and animations of its use.

Overview

Modern software places increasing reliance on dynamic memory allocation, but its direct management is not only notoriously error-prone. Garbage collection eliminates many of these bugs. This reference presents each of the most important algorithms in detail, often with illustrations of its characteristic features and animations of its use.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471941484
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/28/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
404
Product dimensions:
7.76(w) x 9.47(h) x 1.15(d)

Table of Contents

The Classical Algorithms.

Reference Counting.

Mark-Sweep Garbage Collection.

Mark-Compact Garbage Collection.

Copying Garbage Collection.

Generational Garbage Collection.

Incremental and Concurrent Garbage Collection.

Garbage Collection for C. Garbage Collection for C++.

Cache-Conscious Garbage Collection.

Distributed Garbage Collection.

Glossary.

Bibliography.

Index.

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