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Re: Help needed with a sync-problem

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Sat, 4 Aug 2012 17:07:24 +1200
Message-ID: <CAOp6jLYK_qcakcntEmFNYfXTuaR5abGe3JPy7QLb3WovmNy1JQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Chris Rogers <crogers@google.com>
Cc: Marcus Geelnard <mage@opera.com>, Peter van der Noord <peterdunord@gmail.com>, Chris Wilson <cwilso@google.com>, Jussi Kalliokoski <jussi.kalliokoski@gmail.com>, Adam Goode <agoode@google.com>, public-audio@w3.org
On Sat, Aug 4, 2012 at 12:36 PM, Chris Rogers <crogers@google.com> wrote:

> I don't agree that the GC issues are minimal, and garbage collection has
> always been a big problem for real-time audio.
>

Worker-based audio processing need not worry about GC. An audio processing
Worker can use very small heaps with very low allocation rates. Under those
conditions it's easy to make GC very fast.

Rob
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