[R] memory management

Sam Steingold sds at gnu.org
Mon Feb 27 22:03:59 CET 2012

It appears that the intermediate data in functions is never GCed even
after the return from the function call.
R's RSS is 4 Gb (after a gc()) and

[1] 1009496520

(less than 1 GB)

how do I figure out where the 3GB of uncollected garbage is hiding?

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