#78 luindex IO

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nobody
luindex (2)
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2010-07-22
2010-07-22
Steve Blackburn
No

Following the luindex parallelism issue, Glen also points out that we can zip the source text that is being indexed. The cpu overhead of decompressing the files is modest compared to the IO savings, and makes the benchmark less IO-focussed. This makes sense to me.

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