boehm-gc: A garbage collector for C and C++1

Package available in: [trunk] [8.0] [7.0] [6.0] [2.1]

The Boehm-Demers-Weiser conservative garbage collector can be used as a garbage collecting replacement for C malloc or C++ new. It is also used by a number of programming language implementations that use C as intermediate code.

... part of T2, get it here


Author: Hans-J. Boehm <Hans_Boehm [at] hp [dot] com>
Maintainer: The T2 Project <t2 [at] t2-project [dot] org>

License: GPL
Status: Stable
Version: 6.8

Remark: Does cross compile (as setup and patched in T2).

CPU architectures: Does not support: avr32 blackfin

Download: gc6.8.tar.gz

T2 source: boehm-gc.cache
T2 source: boehm-gc.conf
T2 source: boehm-gc.desc
T2 source: gcc-use_system_gc.diff
T2 source: install_private_headers.diff
T2 source:
T2 source: no_doc.patch
T2 source: pkg_gcc_pre.conf
T2 source:

Build time (on reference hardware): 15% (relative to binutils)2

Installed size (on reference hardware): 0.61 MB, 45 files

Dependencies (build time detected): bash binutils bzip2 coreutils diffutils findutils gcc glibc grep linux-header make mktemp net-tools patch sed sysfiles tar util-linux

Installed files (on reference hardware): n.a.

1) This page was automatically generated from the T2 package source. Corrections, such as dead links, URL changes or typos need to be performed directly on that source.

2) Compatible with Linux From Scratch's "Standard Build Unit" (SBU).