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) : Marshall,Sidney

Report Date : 05 DEC 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 6

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.

Descriptors :   (*DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING), COMPUTER LOGIC, ALGORITHMS

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Computer Systems Management and Standards

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE