should there be another jemalloc release

Kurt Wampler Kurt.Wampler at
Tue Jan 20 15:16:47 PST 2015

It sounds like there will be some important major changes in 4.0.0.

There might also be value in producing a 3.6.1 which would just incorporate
all of the bug fixes that are applicable to 3.6.0, assuming that it would be
possible to integrate them with a low degree effort.


Kurt Wampler


> Date: Tue, 20 Jan 2015 08:54:54 -0800
> From: Jason Evans <jasone at>
> To: Rich Prohaska <prohaska7 at>
> Cc: "jemalloc-discuss at" <jemalloc-discuss at>
> Subject: Re: should there be another jemalloc release
> On Jan 20, 2015, at 5:28 AM, Rich Prohaska <prohaska7 at> wrote:
> >
> > The last tagged release was 3.6.0 and occurred in March 2014.   There are a lot of commits since this release in the github repository.  Should there be another jemalloc release?
> I am actively working on 4.0.0, and plan to release it by mid-2015.  You can see the remaining issues here:
> Some of these issues may require API changes, which is why I want to complete all of them before the next release.
> Thanks,
> Jason
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