[Vm-dev] mmap'ing terrabyte uncommitted memory

Ben Coman btc at openinworld.com
Fri Oct 27 03:16:43 UTC 2017

I was reading this thread [1] about slow speed of Haskell on Windows
Susbsytem for Linux which mentions GHC & Golang pre-allocate very large
uncommitted contiguous memory of 1TB & 0.5TB [2] respectively - and
wondering the benefits of that and how it might relate to opensmalltalk-VM?

[1] https://github.com/Microsoft/WSL/issues/1671

cheers -ben
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