Subject: Re: other backup technologies?
To: Jukka Marin <email@example.com>
From: Curt Sampson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/05/1997 15:00:46
On Mon, 6 Jan 1997, Jukka Marin wrote:
> Would you recommend async for disks like a news spool? Is it functional
> under 1.2? With ccd?
To the second and third, yes and yes.
To the first, `that depends.' If your bottleneck is the history
file (which should always be on a separate disk of its own), turning
on async won't increase performance; it will simply make you loose
more data in the event of a crash.
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