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About Garbage Collection
Joined: Oct 22, 2007
Feb 27, 2008 06:08:00
An object has a valid reference, but no live thread has access to it. Will it be eligible for garbage collection?
Joined: Aug 14, 2006
Feb 27, 2008 06:57:00
I would say yes. As I understand it an object is eligible for garbage collection if no live threads have access to it.
The object that it has a reference to still exists unless it to is not being accessed by any live threads.
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