Subject: Re: HEADS-UP: top down vm available for use on i386 platform, for development on others
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Ben Harris <email@example.com>
Date: 02/21/2003 11:48:32
In article <20030220174151.A22733@noc.untraceable.net> you write:
>where  is the area reserved for heap growth and  is the area
>reserved for mmap()ed allocations. now it looks like this:
>and as you can plainly, see, there is only one area now, , into
>which either of them can grow. this means (or will mean, ultimately),
>that your heap can grow larger, or you can mmap() larger objects.
Hurrah! This is excellent news for ports with small amounts of VM, like
acorn26. I really must get around to swapping desks so I've got room to get
an acorn26 machine running again...
Ben Harris <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Portmaster, NetBSD/acorn26 <URL:http://www.netbsd.org/Ports/acorn26/>