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Re: Background garbage collection




> > Next task: writing through the page cache.

brad@xxxxxxx.com said:
>  How will this affect:
> 1.  Power disturbance tolerance. 

Shouldn't make any difference - at least un{til,less} we implement
write-behind. Having GC in a thread should help, though, because you can
SIGSTOP it before suspending, and SIGCONT it on resume.

> 2.  Eventual XIP capability. 

Not sure. 

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