Stopless: a real-time garbage collector for multiprocessors

@inproceedings{Pizlo2007StoplessAR,
  title={Stopless: a real-time garbage collector for multiprocessors},
  author={Filip Pizlo and Daniel Frampton and Erez Petrank and Bjarne Steensgaard},
  booktitle={ISMM},
  year={2007}
}
We present Stopless: a concurrent real-time garbage collector suitable for modern multiprocessors running parallel multithreaded applications. Creating a garbage-collected environment that supports real-time on modern platforms is notoriously hard,especially if real-time implies lock-freedom. Known real-time collectors either restrict the real-time guarantees to uniprocessors only, rely on special hardware, or just give up supporting atomic operations (which are crucial for lock-free software… CONTINUE READING
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