tim_one at email.msn.com
Wed Jun 9 22:22:03 EDT 1999
> Which "hoary old theoretical arguments" are you talking about Tim.
The historical literature is rampant with them. If you feel I was accusing
*you* of making them in this particular leaf of the thread, sorry, that's
just a misunderstanding.
> I said "copying memory *can* speed applications up". That is an
> observable reality.
I agreed. Also said it can slow them down, and gave a pointer to the most
helpful accessible reference I know of, for the benefit of anyone
> Where are the hoary theoretical arguments?
See the Jones & Lins book for a lucid presentation-- and debunking --of
> Or is this just more of the same old bluff and bluster arguing.
Nope -- still too busy beating my wife, I guess <wink>.
oh-damn-now-i-have-to-get-married-ly y'rs - tim
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