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Re: [RFC] Replacing malloc_get_state functionality.

From: Paul Eggert
Subject: Re: [RFC] Replacing malloc_get_state functionality.
Date: Thu, 20 Feb 2014 23:38:00 -0800
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Ondřej Bílka wrote:
I as glibc contributor want to ask how feasible is replacing
malloc_get_state functionality in unexec by something else.
If so we could deprecate it for new binaries and use better malloc.

It's feasible. You can run an Emacs today that doesn't use glibc's malloc_get_state. Configure Emacs like this:

./configure emacs_cv_var_doug_lea_malloc=no

This tells 'configure' to assume that malloc_get_state does not work.

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