Subject: Re: Lisp is not an interpreted language
From: (Rob Warnock)
Date: 1996/11/22
Message-ID: <573gfr$>

Paul Schlyter <> wrote:
| Garbage collection is definitely more than a runtime library -- it
| requires language support as well.  Consider implementing garbage
| collection in a language like C -- it would be next to impossible...

Gee, then I guess I better stop linking the Boehm/Demers "Conservative
Garbage Collector for C and C++" with my C programs, hadn't I? I had
*thought* it was just a runtime library, but I guess I just didn't realize
it was "impossible".  ;-}  ;-}



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