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On Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 22:30, Mike Pall <> wrote:

But neither is a substitute for a bump allocator. Unfortunately,
using such an allocator implies the need for a moving GC. The
current Lua GC is non-moving. Revising this fundamental design
choice is very complicated while keeping the current Lua/C API.
I think that a moving GC is bad for CPU which has a multi-cache modern architecture . 

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