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Re: Memory allocators

Bjarke Hammersholt Roune wrote:

>> I compiled with VC 6.0 and ran the program under NT 4.0. It returned null
>> after
>> memory was exhausted.
>Same thing for me (0 was returned).

linux-x86-gcc2.95 (no compilation flags):
Exception caught

>It took 5 minutes of "disk-shredding" (read: harddisk activity) before the
>program finished.

I *knew* Windows memory management is horrible ;)

Here it took 0.114s (unoptimized)

128MB RAM, 120MB swap.

Anyway, 5min is too much. We need a better test under Win. Perhaps testing
it ourselves and manually including the proper symbols?


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