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"garbage collection is terrible for performance!"

*points to large memory leak problem*

"yeah, but it leaks memory really quickly!!"

@millihertz @mwlucas “It doesn’t take that long to restart. Fail quickly is my motto.”

@millihertz there's a solution to memory leaks other than garbage collection ;)

@Yujiri there are several; but garbage collection is the demand-paging of the high level memory management world - it works even when you don't know in advance what your dataflow is

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