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Date 2013-09-26.07:32:15
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> Mercurial has another implementation strategy for a similar thing:
> http://selenic.com/repo/hg/file/50d721553198/mercurial/util.py#l935

I found an interesting comment in the following issue:

"I think the trouble we get into is chunkbuffer() creates new large strings by concatenation and causes memory fragmentation. Keeping a list of chunks might be more efficient."

http://bz.selenic.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1842#c17

@Antoine: Do you know if your patch may reduce the memory fragmentation on "bytearray front-slicing"?
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