[MLton-devel] mremap() in MLton

Henry Cejtin henry@sourcelight.com
Thu, 19 Sep 2002 20:02:41 -0500

In the ancient days (VAX computers) madvise() was definitely a win.  It was put
into Unix for lisp and the key tweak was to use MADV_RANDOM during GC and
then to set it back to MADV_NORMAL when the GC finished.  I don't know if that
is still sane advice now.

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