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LWN.net Weekly Edition for June 13, 2013
A report from pgCon 2013
Little things that matter in language design
To quote the article, It was a huge effort resulting in Jason doubling the number of lines of
code in jemalloc over a 2 month period
If Stuart is misdescribing the situation, argue with him, not me.
Posted Mar 13, 2008 14:52 UTC (Thu) by tialaramex (subscriber, #21167)
... and for the avoidance of doubt, I didn't intend to hide Jason's credit or imply that
Mozilla.org people are doing all the hard work, but only that this sort of thing doesn't come
free. Firefox developers decided that it was worth it, but for most Free Software projects,
it's going to make sense to use the system allocator unless it's absolutely dire.
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