Subject: Re: Speeding up fork/wait path
To: Chuck Silvers <>
From: David Laight <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/03/2003 17:25:17
> how about we extend the pool code to handle objects larger than a page?

It would also be advantageous to allocate more than one page when
the required item is a significatant proportion of a page.
There is a lot of waste for anything that is between 1/2 a page and
2/3 a page that would be removed if two physical pages were allocated
each time the pool needed memory.


David Laight: