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An unexpected perf feature
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
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The XML thing was just used as a patch to deal with a VERY badly designed POSIX API feature.
Debian switching to EGLIBC
Posted May 6, 2009 20:04 UTC (Wed) by nix (subscriber, #2304)
Posted May 6, 2009 20:09 UTC (Wed) by ikm (subscriber, #493)
Posted May 6, 2009 20:37 UTC (Wed) by nix (subscriber, #2304)
Some also argued apparently seriously that malloc() and dynamic memory
allocation in general was unacceptably inefficient. They preferred to
statically size *everything* and recompile when needed. This was
apparently more efficient, in some world...
Posted May 6, 2009 20:45 UTC (Wed) by ikm (subscriber, #493)
Posted May 7, 2009 4:05 UTC (Thu) by csamuel (✭ supporter ✭, #2624)
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