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SubjectRe: Memory Management - BSD vs Linux
> [1] FreeBSD uses a "Zone allocator" for kernel memory allocation.
> NetBSD - I am not so sure.
> Linux - Buddy system.

Speaking of which, where can I find information on these methods? I
have the Bonwick paper on the slab allocator, but nothing over any
other methods (I am specifically interested in the buddy system).

Or I could wait a few weeks until I have access to a decent library...

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