Plan B User's Manual


Name

mem ­ System wide memory boxes.

Synopsis

/b/mem

Description

The box /b/mem is used to contain boxes that represent pieces of memory not attached to a particular process. Think of them as system-wide memory segments.

The box owner may create new boxes into /b/mem to allocate portions of memory.

Announces

None

Source

/src/b/port/membox.c

Bugs

This box is expected to be subsumed by vm(4).


Plan B User's Manual. First edition.