Large pages, large blocks, and large problems
Posted Sep 19, 2007 20:44 UTC (Wed) by vblum
Parent article: Large pages, large blocks, and large problems
How do applications with large allocated arrays for numerics (say) get around the page size / memory fragmentation issue? Wouldn't one expect them to experience some slowdown when the system's memory gets heavily fragmented, if the basic arrays are significantly larger than the cache size? just wondering ...
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