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Hands-On High Performance with Spring 5 by Dinesh Radadiya, Prashant Goswami, Pritesh Shah, Subhash Shah, Chintan Mehta

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GC methods and policies

As we learned in the preceding section, there isn't one but four different garbage collectors. Each one has its own advantages and disadvantages. The one thing these collectors have in common is that they split the managed heap into different segments with the assumption that objects are short-lived and should be removed shortly. Let's see four different algorithms of GC.

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