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Dan Sugalski
August 10, 2001 11:26
Re: Opcode Dispatch
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At 08:02 PM 8/10/2001 -0400, Stephane Payrard wrote:
>I hope have we will have something like arcc to combine many Perl
>bytecoses librairies into one to avoid the cost of thousands of
>mmaps. I read in linux-mm (?) that Mozilla is so slow on linux partly
>because the peculiarities of glibc memory allocation schemes makes
>Mozilla mmaping thousand of mmaps.

If we need to we will. I don't think we'll see more than three mmaps per 
precompiled unit, at the very most. I'd prefer one, really, but I don't 
know if we can get away with that everywhere.


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