New malloc work

Venkatesh Srinivas has been working on new version of DragonFly’s malloc; he’s published an extensive writeup (which is inexplicably split in two in the mail archives) that includes several of my favorite thing: graphs!  For those short on attention: the new malloc has around a 20-25% improvement over the existing malloc in MySQL sysbench results.

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