Hi,

In message "Re: Best GC for Ruby?"
    on 02/09/05, William Djaja Tjokroaminata <billtj / z.glue.umd.edu> writes:

|I think Java also has a garbage collector (also mark and sweep type, I
|think), and Java has been used in large-scale enterprise
|applications.  Can we at least try to understand how Java deal with the
|scalability issue of mark-and-sweep GC?

Depends on each VM implementation.  JVM specification does not require
GC in fact.  Some uses simple mark and sweep, some uses more
sophisticated train algorithm (a variation of generationa GC).

							matz.