Regarding memory compaction

Mulyadi Santosa mulyadi.santosa at
Tue Mar 8 06:54:13 EST 2011


On Tue, Mar 8, 2011 at 16:43, solmac john <johnsolmac at> wrote:
> Hi All,
> I am working on memory compaction.
> ( and i wan't to test the same
> can some one guide how to test same or is there any sample application or
> utility to test memory compaction

Not 100% sure if it could help. Try to grep my test code here
and insert the related memory compaction call inside it (during the
sequence of free and malloc).

And then, by both checking /proc/meminfo and /proc/buddyinfo, I think
you could pick the conclusion...


Mulyadi Santosa
Freelance Linux trainer and consultant


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