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Re: Polls should be closed at

by GhodMode (Pilgrim)
on Jul 31, 2002 at 17:23 UTC ( #186541=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


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    I don't know C or Java very well, but I believe it is a reference to the (debatable) benefit of Java over C/C++.
    In C, when you create a variable, you have to reserve memory for it. Then when you are done with the variable you must close that area of memory. In Java, you just use the variable and it cleans up for you. Java-type people call this garbage collection.

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