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SubjectRe: mergemem: announce & design issues
Jacques Gelinas wrote:
> Do you have some statistics on the saving with some programs you know
> benefit from that ?

It's hard to forecast the benefit for a program...
But some examples:
(intel, two instances of the named program)

netscape3 240KB
xemacs(19.14) 520KB
X (XSuSE_NVidia) 168KB ( I also heard of results of up do 1.5MB )
bash 104KB ( ! )

From memory:
emacs ~0KB
sixtus_prolog on alpha ~100%

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