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room

room

type: function (subr) 
location: built-in
source file: xldmem.c
Common LISP compatible: yes
supported on: all machines

SYNTAX

(room [ <info> ] )
        <info>          -       an optional, unused expression 

DESCRIPTION

The ROOM function prints the current memory statistics to *STANDARD-OUTPUT*. NIL is always returned. The message shows the statistics for total NODES, current FREE NODES, current number of allocated memory SEGMENTS, node size of the ALLOCATEd memory segments, TOTAL memory in bytes and total number of garbage COLLECTIONS that have occured since this session of XLISP started.

EXAMPLES

(room)                                  ; prints  Nodes:       4000
                                        ;         Free nodes:  1723
                                        ;         Segments:    4
                                        ;         Allocate:    1000
                                        ;         Total:       52566
                                        ;         Collections: 8
                                        ; returns NIL

COMMON LISP COMPATIBILITY: In Common LISP, the <info> argument controls the amount of information that is printed.

COMMON LISP COMPATIBILITY: The form of and information provided by the ROOM output is implementation dependent. For portability, you should not count on this information or form.


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