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Re: ObjC configured --with-objc-gc needs external Boehm gc


Jeff Sturm wrote:
> I believe the java frontend always maintains base pointers to live objects, not
> sure about objc.

ObjC is much more 'free' in how you manage the object's memory. But in
practice you also always use base pointers to live objects (at least
when using the Foundation kit).

Helge
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