Hacker News new | comments | show | ask | jobs | submit login

>If the memory of the process is available to other processes after it finishes

Of course the memory will be available to other processes because we don't have infinite supply of memory. Stuff like mlock(2) can prevent paging to disk, and there are probably other countermeasures too which I'm not aware of.

Guidelines | FAQ | Support | API | Security | Lists | Bookmarklet | DMCA | Apply to YC | Contact