[Rubygems-developers] GC.start after "require 'rubygems'"
Daniel.Berger at qwest.com
Fri Oct 5 11:14:57 EDT 2007
> -----Original Message-----
> From: rubygems-developers-bounces at rubyforge.org
> [mailto:rubygems-developers-bounces at rubyforge.org] On Behalf
> Of Eric Hodel
> Sent: Friday, October 05, 2007 9:13 AM
> To: rubygems-developers at rubyforge.org
> Subject: Re: [Rubygems-developers] GC.start after "require 'rubygems'"
> On Oct 5, 2007, at 07:19 , Berger, Daniel wrote:
> > Just saw this, thought it might be of interest:
> > http://blog.ra66i.org/archives/informatics/2007/10/05/calling-on-
> > the-gc-
> > after-rubygems/
> > Basically, the OP says that calling GC.start after require'ing
> > rubygems
> > saved a good amount of memory.
> I've reduced the number of classes RubyGems loads at startup. No
> longer does require 'rubygems' load anything that won't be used by
> the custom require or the gem methods.
> On my platform I've got ruby using up 1.30M virgin, 3.23M after
> require 'rubygems', and 3.23M after the suggested GC.start.
Excellent, good to know. :)
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