Subject: Re: Replacement for grep(1) (part 2)
To: Noriyuki Soda <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Matthew Dillon <email@example.com>
Date: 07/13/1999 15:53:43
:> To say that FreeBSD does not support a certain class of system because
:> it uses an overcommit model is not correct, because you can trivially
:> solve the problem by implementing your own management of memory rather
:> then use the UNIX libc builtins.
:The application might be killed by SIGKILL on current FreeBSD
:implementation, when the system becomes swap shortage.
... a situation which will never occur if you are managing the memory
through your own custom library. Therefore not relevant.