Document SRT scavenging behavior of scavenge_block() and scavenge_one()

Authored by osa1 on Mon, Jun 25, 8:37 AM.

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osa1 created this revision.Mon, Jun 25, 8:37 AM
simonmar added inline comments.Mon, Jun 25, 1:00 PM

To be strictly accurate

  • A STACK itself does not have an SRT
  • but it contains stack frames (RET_SMALL etc.) and those *do* have SRTs

I think it would help to spell this out, to avoid confusion.

osa1 updated this revision to Diff 17097.Tue, Jun 26, 9:12 AM
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osa1 marked an inline comment as done.Tue, Jun 26, 9:12 AM

@simonmar how does it look now?

simonmar accepted this revision.Wed, Jun 27, 6:52 AM
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