Re: Hugepages - benefits / drawbacks

From: Nuno Souto <>
Date: Wed, 08 Oct 2008 20:40:33 +1000
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Christo Kutrovsky wrote,on my timestamp of 8/10/2008 4:25 AM:

> I have a presentation on Memory that demonstrates some of the benefits
> from HugePages.
> You can watch the presentation here:

Excellent stuff, Christo. Thanks for that. In particular, the highlighting that the TLB is not a feature of the OS but a feature of the CPU itself: it's been a sine-qua-non of virtual memory since the days of the IBM 370 series.

Nuno Souto
in sunny Sydney, Australia
Received on Wed Oct 08 2008 - 05:40:33 CDT

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