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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <wr...@rowe-clan.net>
Subject Re: mod_dav overhaul
Date Wed, 28 May 2003 21:00:22 GMT
At 02:50 PM 5/28/2003, Cliff Woolley wrote:
>On Wed, 28 May 2003, William A. Rowe, Jr. wrote:
>
>> It makes me wonder... today we have to create and destroy the pool.
>> But what about reuse?  The overhead of creating the pool itself?  It seems
>> like a good extention to the apr_pool api if we had an apr_pool_recycle
>> function that would do the usual pool cleanups and frees, but let us reuse
>> the pool's own memory without getting tangled in thread locking.  For any
>> symmetrical use of pools (where each recycle is generally similar in footprint
>> to the prior allocations) this could be pretty sweet.
>
>You can do what you suggest by just doing an apr_pool_clear() and then
>reuse the pool, no?  There's the max_mem_free thing, but other than
>that...

Ok, I was caught unaware :-)  Time to refactor some bits of mod_autoindex :-)



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