Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Visualizing Garbage Collection in Ruby and Python (patshaughnessy.net)

Since this is the “Ruby Python” conference, I thought it would be fun to compare how garbage collection works inside of Ruby and Python. But before we get to that, why talk about garbage collection at all? After all, it’s not the most glamorous, exciting topic, is it? How many of you get excited by garbage collection? [ A number of RuPy attendees actually raised their hands! ] Read more...