[fpc-devel] Compiler bottlenecks]

Hans-Peter Diettrich DrDiettrich1 at aol.com
Thu Jul 15 16:13:25 CEST 2010

Marco van de Voort schrieb:
> In our previous episode, Florian Klaempfl said:
>>>> zero it again, so where is the gain in that ?
>>> While it's in the freelist, the helper task 
>> ... thread ...
>>> zeros it so when it is
>>> allocated again, it needs no zeroing again.
> But that then zeroes every deallocation. 

A flag could be used to prevent zeroing at least at program shutdown (or 
the helper thread could be terminated).


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