Accession Number:

AD0699216

Title:

AN ALGOL 68 GARBAGE COLLECTOR.

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo.,

Corporate Author:

DARTMOUTH COLL HANOVER N H KIEWIT COMPUTATION CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-12-05

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

The report describes the logic and use of a sub-program of ALGOL-68 identified as a Garbage Collector. The Garbage Collector handles the functions of making or referencing, a compacting part where marked words are moved in contiguous blocks and a pointer adjustment.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Computer Hardware
  • Computer Systems Management and Standards

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE