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From Mladen Turk <mt...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [PATCH] pools always use malloc
Date Wed, 25 Mar 2009 14:39:17 GMT
Paul Querna wrote:
> There have been various discussions on list in the past about the
> problems with pools, and that newer malloc implementations really are
> better at it han we can ever be. (jemalloc for example
> <http://people.freebsd.org/~jasone/jemalloc/bsdcan2006/jemalloc.pdf>).
> 
> Patch:
> <http://people.apache.org/~pquerna/marvelous-malloc.patch>
> 
> - palloc now used malloc underneath.
> - we keep a list of malloc'ed adrresses, in a new list object, and
> free them on clear/destroy
> - unmanaged/core pool APIs removed.
> 
> I'd like to just put this into APR-2 trunk asap, and then figure out
> how to unify the pool debug code with these changes.
> 
> Thoughts?
> 

Why did you remove the unmanaged pool?


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