[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] NellyMoser audio decoder

Jan Knutar jknutar
Thu Sep 13 05:39:08 CEST 2007

On Wednesday 12 September 2007 03:57, Michael Niedermayer wrote:

> i really do thing theres a significant oppertunity to free up memory
> by having the kernel/or a admin tool search and eliminate identical
> pages which cannot be reached by any amount of hardcoded tables or
> shared libs

I've heard rumours that such a tool did exist a long time ago. It searched
for identical pages and marked them copy-on-write.

(from another mail)
> another interresting idea would be to compress pages instead of paging them
> out but i guess this is getting a little off topic ...


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