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From "Bill Stoddard" <>
Subject Re: pools and buckets/brigades, WAS: RE: Review of possible replacement for pools
Date Sat, 25 Aug 2001 18:40:34 GMT
> I have a problem with the original question though.  I don't understand why
> anybody is trying to state that if people want to improve the pools code, they
> shouldn't, because we use malloc in one place in the code.  People are
> free to work on whatever they want.

I am not being philosophical. Sure, people can spend their time doing whatever they want.
I assume open source developers like to see others benefit from their labor. If the goal
is to improve the performance of the http server, (remember this was posted to dev@httpd
and that is why I reference the http server), they are wasting their time trying to
improve the pool code. There are clearly more serious memory allocation problems to solve

Gotta run. Party on...


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