perl malloc slow?
des at des.no
Thu Jan 8 02:41:29 PST 2004
Holger Kipp <Holger.Kipp at alogis.com> writes:
> Searching on the internet gave the impression that this might be
> malloc/FreeBSD related. Any chance of this being resolved?
This is basically a bug in Perl (poor choice of algorithm for growing
strings). Perl's malloc() implementation knows about and compensates
for this bug. FreeBSD's malloc() implementation does not.
Dag-Erling Smørgrav - des at des.no
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