slab allocator is a compile-time option?

Simon Forman forman.simon at
Mon Jun 12 18:26:27 UTC 2006

On 6/12/06, Steven Grimm <sgrimm at> wrote:
> It bears mentioning that the slab allocator is a compile-time option in
> memcached. If those tradeoffs are not worthwhile for your application,
> you can recompile it to use the system malloc().
> -Steve

Is that a switch to configure or what?  I just looked for the option
and didn't find it.  (It's not just in the facebook patch is it?)


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