rlm_sql: %{sql:<long query>} - length limit

Paul TBBle Hampson Paul.Hampson at Pobox.com
Sun Apr 22 08:17:31 CEST 2007

On Sat, Apr 21, 2007 at 11:27:47AM -0700, Frank Cusack wrote:
> On April 21, 2007 6:02:41 PM +0200 Alan DeKok <aland at deployingradius.com> 
> wrote:
>> Alan DeKok wrote:
>>>   This is one place where garbage collection would make the code MUCH
>>> easier.

>>   Or, memory pools.  Start off with a 1K or 2K pool for a REQUEST*, and
>> allocate any REQUEST specific things from there, including VALUE_PAIRs.
>>  It would mean that the pool code would have to be in libradius, and
>> that the pairfoo() interface would be updated to take a memory pool
>> pointer.

>>   It would be just repetitive edits to get that done, though.  I think
>> the pool code should be pretty simple.  Let's see...

> I would try tcmalloc (Linux) or mtmalloc (Solaris) first.

Or talloc, which lets you allocate hierarchially, so when you delete
a request, all the stuff in it gets deallocated as well, without having
to guess ahead of time how much space it's all gonna take.

And it has destructors.


Paul "TBBle" Hampson, B.Sc, LPI, MCSE
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