[Development] Proposal for "container-oriented deterministic memory manager"

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Mon Dec 26 12:40:48 CET 2016

Em domingo, 25 de dezembro de 2016, às 23:01:49 BRST, Phil Bouchard escreveu:
> Anyways I know for sure that heavy loads of Javascript in WebKit is
> pretty sluggish for embedded devices, even with multiple processors, so
> it is obvious the GC is responsible for this effect.  And WebKit
> apparently uses the latest and greatest source code available...

No, it's sluggish on those processors because they are underpowered for the 
task of running an interpreted language. "Underpowered" includes all of: CPU 
clock, CPU pipelining, branch prediction, L1 caches, latencies, etc.

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center

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