[erlang-questions] How many fragments would be proper for1milions records in mensia?

Thomas Lindgren <>
Tue Jul 29 00:50:43 CEST 2008




--- On Mon, 7/28/08, Paul Mineiro <> wrote:
> Finally, with dets there is some memory
> overhead per
> fragment that we never completely understood (the
> "buddy system"), but
> we found less fragments meant less memory usage.

Presumably this is a variant of buddy memory allocation:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buddy_memory_allocation

Best,
Thomas


      



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