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JVM, GC, and Minecraft


What is GC? How does it work in JVM?
·1546 words·8 mins
Tuning Garbage Collection on Minecraft servers is something of an arcane art that few people seem to understand at a fundamental level. Let’s remedy that. We’ll start at fundamentals of GC, the JVM, and use that to form the foundations of our GC choice and how we tune it.