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A report from pgCon 2013
Little things that matter in language design
I'm no hardware nut, but..
Posted Oct 2, 2008 17:01 UTC (Thu) by Oddscurity (guest, #46851)
Having dense fields like this also means a lot more of these will fit in cache.
Posted Oct 2, 2008 21:51 UTC (Thu) by fuhchee (subscriber, #40059)
OTOH, Linus wanted to people to be able to use this tracing stuff with
just a cat/grep, which seems to eschew *requiring* special userspace tools
Posted Oct 3, 2008 23:31 UTC (Fri) by tbird20d (subscriber, #1901)
Posted Oct 3, 2008 23:43 UTC (Fri) by fuhchee (subscriber, #40059)
If the kernel isn't going to host huge history buffers, then
conversions will in general have to be done essentially online,
probably deferred only a bit.
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