Subject: Re: Othersrc grep versus GNU grep
To: Chris Pinnock <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jaromir Dolecek <jdolecek@NetBSD.org>
Date: 11/09/2003 17:34:11
Chris Pinnock wrote:
> Off the top of my head, othersrc grep uses always tries to use mmap.
> GNU grep will always use read unless you give it --mmap.
Probably red herring then (i.e. the number of page faults
doesn't really mean it would be slower). Might be interesting
to compare GNU grep --map vs. your grep, if there is any difference.
Jaromir Dolecek <jdolecek@NetBSD.org> http://www.NetBSD.cz/
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