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  1. RVM-893

Implement Sapphire Garbage Collector

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    • Type: New Feature
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: Medium
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: 3.2
    • Component/s: MMTk: Concurrent
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      Description

      Implement the Sapphire [0,1] garbage collector for the Jikes RVM. Intel has kindly provided us with a license for the required patents. The legal agreement can be found in our historic svn repository (e.g. at at http://sourceforge.net/p/jikesrvm/svn/16068/tree/rvmroot/branches/RVM-893-Sapphire/legal/Intel%20Patent%20Licence.pdf )

      References
      [0] Sapphire: Copying Garbage Collection without Stopping the World, Hudson, Richard L and Moss, J Eliot B, Concurrency and Computation: Practice & Experience, Wiley, 2003, 15, 223-261
      [1] http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/cpe.712/abstract

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              Reporter:
              l.hellyer@kent.ac.uk Laurence Hellyer
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