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gc_disableDeactivates the circular reference collector


gc_disable ( void ) : void

Deactivates the circular reference collector, setting zend.enable_gc to 0.


This function has no parameters.

Return Values

No value is returned.

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Lev Kitsis
5 years ago
Can be very useful for big projects, when you create a lot of objects that should stay in memory. So GC can't clean them up and just wasting CPU time.

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