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Re: malloc returns NULL when using yum

From: devzero2000 <pinto.elia@gmail.com>
Date: Mon 19 Jan 2009 - 12:16:50 CET
Message-ID: <b086760e0901190316o27b00282p63d131356ab3315c@mail.gmail.com>
On Sat, Jan 17, 2009 at 3:57 PM, Jeff Johnson <n3npq@mac.com> wrote:

>
> On Jan 17, 2009, at 9:28 AM, Jeff Johnson wrote:
>
>>
>> One technique is to run a chain of free'd items to avoid calling
>> malloc repeatedly, a previously allocated item is reused.
>>
>> The other technique is to change to a slab allocator API instead.
>>
>>
> Anyone have experience with
>        http://labs.omniti.com/trac/portableumem
>
I don't have experience with this (I don't have used solaris recently) but i
have found this refs
https://opensolaris.org/jive/thread.jspa?messageID=252002 .

Anyway   could be useful to give a look to BSD jemalloc, used for example by
Firefox. http://people.freebsd.org/~kris/scaling/ebizzy.html<http://people.freebsd.org/%7Ekris/scaling/ebizzy.html>

I do a look also in the meantime

Regards



>
> 73 de Jeff
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