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SubjectRe: how to turn off, or to clear read cache?
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Jeff Garzik <jgarzik@pobox.com> writes:

>> > Will it clear the cache?
>>
>> It will probably clear some cache to make room for cache from hda.
>>
>> perl -e '@f[0..100000000]=0'
>>
>> will do it faster.
>
> Using fillmem will do it better :)

[39 lines of C code]

If you already have that piece of code, of course.

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Måns Rullgård You can write faster programs in C, but
mru@users.sf.net you can write programs faster in Perl.

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