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From: Richard Jones <rich@a...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] GC hangs application
On Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 07:30:44PM +1000, Paul Steckler wrote:
> Are there known issues with the OCaml gc?

Are you exceeding available RAM?  I have observed the GC slowing to a
crawl once we start to swap.

If your strings are mainly read and rarely/never written, then using
ocaml-ancient is one potential solution to this.

> I'm using OCaml 3.11 on Fedora 12.

There are no specific issues with OCaml in Fedora 12 that I know of.


Richard Jones
Red Hat