Re: bad lmbench numbers for mmap

Chris Wedgwood (
Mon, 26 Apr 1999 14:38:32 +1200

> IIRC, Larry caught Solaris cheating and not actually mapping the
> pages at all until the first access.

Surely in many cases this is a smart thing to do? Has anyone actually
profiled code to see if its better one way or the other? Lazy setup
doesn't seem an entirely stupid idea to me...


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