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After recent rakudo updates whateverables started having some problems. At
first I thought that they simply became slower, but upon further investigation
it turned out that their memory usage was increasing during the operation
(which is most likely the reason for them to slow down during the execution).
MasterDuke++ did a lot of investigation and measurements, so I'm hoping to see
his comments here. I don't have much to say, so I'll just give a bunch of
links. Please bear with me.
Initial conversation and relatively golfed down code:
dogbert11++ reproducing the issue
(note that it seems like there's no memory leak, but the memory usage is
I don't know if this affects anybody else, but jdv79++ was talking about some
memory issues recently: