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To: Erick Branderhorst <>
Subject: Re: flex input buffer
In-reply-to: Your message of Tue, 09 Feb 1999 13:53:46 PST.
Date: Tue, 09 Feb 1999 21:03:37 PST
From: Vern Paxson <vern>

> In the flex.skl file the size of the default input buffers is set.  Can you
> explain why this size is set and why it is such a high number.

It's large to optimize performance when scanning large files.  You can
safely make it a lot lower if needed.