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- Subject: Re: Lua 5.1 (work0)
- From: Roberto Ierusalimschy <roberto@...>
- Date: Fri, 26 Mar 2004 15:07:56 -0300
> Alternatively it could make collection rate be proportional
> to object creation rate (though still with a lower limit on
This is more-or-less the current implementation. The rate is
proportional to memory consumption. There is no lower limit. If a
program stops allocating new memory, the collector also stops.
(Lua 5.0 also works that way.)
> if 5.1work1 has some instrumentation to log object lifetimes I'd be
> happy to run it against my apps and submit the results.
Sorry, nothing like that. It does have lots of instrumentation, but
for correcness only.