Subject: Re: as long as we're hitting FFS...
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Ted Lemon <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 03/23/1999 18:40:21
> Wouldn't result this in a serious performance loss?

I'd love to see profiling numbers, but I can't see any reason why it
would.  In general, the cost of swapping is going to be lost in the
pipeline because of memory latency - only on architectures with no
pipelining or _really_ fast memory is this likely to make a