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Unformatted text preview: – Implicit Memory Management – Use Garbage collection (Java, C#, Perl, Python, Smalltalk) Implicit Memory Management • The language runtime provides a Garbage Collector (GC) that determines what objects are no longer in use and frees them. – Language runtime- Library that the provides common language functionality to a program. • There are two approaches: – Reference Counting – Mark and Sweep...
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- Fall '08
- Operating Systems, Garbage collection