That all depends how it allocates tile memory.  If it mallocs tile by tile
then they could be anywhere, including separate pages.  If it mallocs a
large block (system page size) and then divides it into tiles itself then
those tiles are *likely* to reside on the same page - which is what matters
most for performance if memory is stretched.


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This is unlikely, as the gimp has no say in the physical layout of the
it gets from the kernel.

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