[lkml]   [1997]   [Aug]   [10]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
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...

-Neil "the insufficiently purple" Moore
(finger for my Geek Code)

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:40    [W:0.047 / U:20.084 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site