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SubjectRe: Swap
On Tue, 20 Nov 2001, David S. Miller wrote:
> From: Rik van Riel <>
> Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2001 20:05:05 -0200 (BRST)
> Consider this a VM bug, mmap() really should be more efficient.
> read() is always going to be faster until mmap() can
> use large page mappings for the user. This is why
> mmap() is slower.

Uhhhh, read his original mail. When using mmap() he had
problems with the VM doing bad page replacement, while
read() was smooth.

Shortwave goes a long way: #swl

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