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Subject: Re: [hwloc-devel] dynamic cpuset_t?
From: Fawzi Mohamed (fawzi_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-09-29 14:51:23


On 29-set-09, at 20:43, Samuel Thibault wrote:

> Fawzi Mohamed, le Tue 29 Sep 2009 20:39:02 +0200, a écrit :
>> It comes down to what you want to have, if you think you might want
>> to
>> go the sparse full granularity way then indeed alloc/copy/free should
>> be added
>
> Yes, that's my point: do we really want it?

I am more for avoiding it, if needed by using granularity, and having
extracting functions that might build the cpuset on the fly I think
that most of advantages of allocating/freeing/copying can be achieved
without the annoying free/alloc.