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From Matus UHLAR - fantomas <>
Subject Re: fork is vfork? (was Re: "With similar rules, rspamd is about ten times faster than SpamAssassin.")
Date Thu, 07 Mar 2013 12:47:55 GMT
>On Thu, 7 Mar 2013 08:57:28 +0100
>"Giampaolo Tomassoni" <> wrote:
>> I don't see too many differences with running more SA
>> processes with linuxes (in which a fork() is actually a vfork()).

On 07.03.13 07:01, David F. Skoll wrote:
>I don't believe that's true.  Do you have evidence to back up that claim?
>fork() and vfork() have very different semantics and vfork() would not
>work at all for spamd.

the implementation of fork() in linux makes it nearly the same as vfork().
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