> Hi,
> 
> At Wed, 10 Aug 2005 22:56:45 +0900,
> Kroeger Simon (ext) wrote in [ruby-talk:151493]:
> > is there a way to tell the GC that an object isn't needed anymore?
> > 
> > There is a rb_force_recycle which may do the trick, but I found no
> > way to access it from ruby.
> 
> No.
> 
> -- 
> Nobu Nakada

Thanks, 

can someone confirm that rb_gc_force_recycle would do the job?
I'm quite aware that this is 'evil'...

cheers

Simon