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Notes about Boehm GC and thread support. Also, link.

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1 parent 57351bc commit 7ca86911ae55d854534589f53fd3dfc7699bb6e0 Amos Wenger committed Sep 10, 2011
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@@ -6,7 +6,10 @@ oc is an [ooc](http://ooc-lang.org) compiler written in ooc. It focuses on clean
You can install oc easily in only 42 steps:
- * Install boehm-gc, **with thread support** (e.g. 'threads' USEflag on Gentoo). Make sure it's recent, too.
+ * Install [boehm-gc](http://www.hpl.hp.com/personal/Hans_Boehm/gc/), **with thread support**. If your distribution has libgc by default, you can run:
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+> nm -D /usr/lib/libgc.so | grep GC_pthread_create
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* Make yourself a favor and [grab hub](http://defunkt.io/hub/) while you're at it.
* Then go all like:

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