Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 14th Sep 2012 02:30 UTC, submitted by MOS6510
Java "As a typical Java developer I never monitored the memory usage of my application apart from following typical best practices like closing the connections, streams etc. Recently we were struck with few issues in our JBoss servers that I had to dig in to the memory management."
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RE[4]: Memory management
by siride on Sat 15th Sep 2012 15:24 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Memory management"
siride
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On the other side of the coin, you have people who code like it's 1965 and there is only 2K of RAM available. Every algorithm is a labyrinth, all in one function, usually, with undocumented shortcuts and hacks.

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