Question: mmap() vs. sbrk() in malloc?
I recently wrote my own malloc implementation. While doing research for
this project, I came across a number of implementations that use mmap()
instead of sbrk(). I was wondering, what are the advantages of mmap()?
"With a touch more confidence and a liberal helping of ignorance I would have
been a famous evangelist."
-- Stranger In A Strange Land
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