Why are void[] contents marked as having pointers?

BCS none at anon.com
Sun May 31 14:38:26 PDT 2009

Hello Walter,

> I'm curious what form of data you have that always seem to look like
> valid pointers. There are a couple other options you can pursue -
> moving the gc pool to another location in the address space, or
> changing the alignment of your void[] data so it won't look like
> aligned pointers (the gc won't look for misaligned pointers).

Most (but not all) of the cases I can think of where you get false pointers, 
re-aligning stuff or moving the heap won't help as the false pointer source 
will hit the full address space.

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