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SubjectRe: Buffer cache hints

On Fri, 6 Sep 1996, Richard Gooch wrote:

> Hi, all. I have a process which reads a large file (nearly half the
> size of RAM) and swap-copies it into a malloced array of the same
> size. This results in a lot of disc head movement as pages are read

Why not use mmap()? (if the data is in the same form as you want it in


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