Subject: Re: Replacement for grep(1) (part 2)
To: Sheldon Hearn <>
From: Jon Ribbens <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 07/13/1999 00:20:27
Sheldon Hearn <> wrote:
> You're rehashing stuff that's been discussed to death. Please look at
> the mailing list archives for this mailing list.

I'd love to, could you please be more specific? I can't find anything
relevant searching for 'malloc' or 'overcommit'.

> If you're not prepared to do that, the long and the short of it is that
> FreeBSD _does_ overcommit, we like it that way and neither of these two
> facts is likely to change.

I can add it to the list of reasons I don't use it then I guess ;-).


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