Subject: Re: Performance Problem: malloc() is calling madvise()
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Sean Doran <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/21/2000 15:47:23
Todd Vierling <> writes:

> Feel free to compile/link an application with dmalloc, or gnumalloc, or your
> choice of allocator.  My own performance tests on non-object-intensive
> programs suggest that my server has had performance boosts by the new
> malloc.

Actually, I'd be _really_ interested to know if Bill
Dorsey's application runs better or worse with pkgsrc/devel/boehm-gc.