Subject: CVS commit: pkgsrc/doc
To: None <pkgsrc-changes@NetBSD.org>
From: Jason Beegan <email@example.com>
Date: 08/04/2003 15:46:02
Module Name: pkgsrc
Committed By: jtb
Date: Mon Aug 4 15:46:01 UTC 2003
Note update of smalltalk to 2.1.4.
NEWS FROM 2.1.3 TO 2.1.4
o Fix bugs treating old objects that have already been considered by
the incremental GC (and survived it). Example:
HomedAssociation class instanceCount
gave 0 instead of 1. As a result, --enable-checking now can be
o Fix bugs when doing #become: between old objects, exactly one of
which has not been considered by the incremental GC and was
incorrectly swept when the collector finally reached it.
o Fix bugs when garbage collection triggered finalization while a
primitive was being run. Finalization is now done in a separate
o Fix bugs treating very large objects.
o Fix infinite loop when the big object threshold was set between
the size of survivor spaces and the size of the eden.
o Printing Integers was unbelievably inefficient. Fixed together
with some more low-hanging fruit.
o SequenceableCollection>>#replaceFrom:to:with:startingAt: allows
again that stop=start-1 (like replaceFrom: 1 to: 0 with: ...)
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cvs rdiff -r1.2987 -r1.2988 pkgsrc/doc/CHANGES
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