Closed Bug 1686772 Opened 4 months ago Closed 3 months ago

Add high-level documentation for the garbage collector

Categories

(Core :: JavaScript: GC, enhancement, P1)

enhancement

Tracking

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RESOLVED FIXED
86 Branch
Tracking Status
firefox86 --- fixed

People

(Reporter: jonco, Assigned: jonco)

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(1 file)

tcampbell suggested that there should be a high-level overview of the GC based on the comments here:

https://searchfox.org/mozilla-central/source/js/src/gc/GC.cpp#8

Here's some draft documentation explaining the features of our GC at a high level. Comments and suggestions welcome.

Assignee: nobody → jcoppeard
Attachment #9198172 - Attachment description: Bug 1686772 - Add some high-level GC documentation → Bug 1686772 - Add some high-level GC documentation r=sfink! r=tcampbell!
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Priority: -- → P1
Attachment #9198172 - Attachment description: Bug 1686772 - Add some high-level GC documentation r=sfink! r=tcampbell! → Bug 1686772 - Add some high-level GC documentation r=sfink!,tcampbell!
Pushed by jcoppeard@mozilla.com:
https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/autoland/rev/a536f4f76ab5
Add some high-level GC documentation r=sfink,tcampbell DONTBUILD
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 3 months ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → 86 Branch
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