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Module gc.os

Contains OS-level routines needed by the garbage collector.


isLowOnMem(mapped) Check for any kind of memory pressure.
os_mem_map(nbytes) Map memory.
os_mem_unmap(base, nbytes) Unmap memory allocated with os_mem_map().
os_physical_mem() Get the size of available physical memory
sysctl(name, namelen, oldp, oldlenp, newp, newlen) Get the size of available physical memory


Walter Bright, David Friedman, Sean Kelly, Leandro Lucarella


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