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Re: [HACKERS] fork/exec for backend

From: Goran Thyni <goran(at)bildbasen(dot)se>
To: maillist(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us
Cc: tom(at)sdf(dot)com, hackers(at)postgreSQL(dot)org
Subject: Re: [HACKERS] fork/exec for backend
Date: 1998-01-25 11:31:53
Message-ID: 19980125113153.10630.qmail@guevara.bildbasen.se (view raw or flat)
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> This would also prevent us from attaching to shared memory because it
> would already be in the address space.

With no exec we could use mmap instead of shm*.
Have to clock them to see which one is faster first.
I think the mmap API is cleaner.

  regards,
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Gran Thyni, sysadm, JMS Bildbasen, Kiruna


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