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- Subject: [ANN] Emergency GC patch release 4 for Lua 5.1.4
- From: "Robert G. Jakabosky" <bobby@...>
- Date: Fri, 6 Nov 2009 03:23:53 -0700
The Emergency GC patch makes it safe to call the Lua garbage collector after a
memory allocation has failed. This allows the garbage collector to free some
memory so that the failed allocation can be retried. The patch also add
support for setting a limit on how much memory Lua scripts can allocate.
This new release fixes some more EGC related bugs.
Here is the new patch:
Here is more info about the Emergency GC patch:
Robert G. Jakabosky