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[perl #119475] :mmap flag in open cause hang in eof function on files >=2G

From:
Leon Timmermans via RT
Date:
September 29, 2013 20:22
Subject:
[perl #119475] :mmap flag in open cause hang in eof function on files >=2G
Message ID:
rt-3.6.HEAD-31239-1380486134-1275.119475-15-0@perl.org
On Fri Aug 30 02:28:02 2013, LeonT wrote:
> I just pushed a fix to smoke-me/leont/big-mmap. Don't think we can test it
> systematically though, given the filesize.
> 
>    Maybe they don't know it is twice as fast (at least in some usages).
> >
> 
> I don't suspect using it in an IO layer is one of those circumstances. I'd
> be most interested in benchmarks proving me wrong.

Pushed the fix with b66f3475d343bb78e55b4ba343433044f5966b6b, which was
part of perl 5.19.4. Closing this bug as it has been fixed.

Leon

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