Subject: Re: restore(8)/tape quirk in 1.4?
To: Brett Lymn <>
From: Gandhi woulda smacked you <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/20/1999 14:20:50
On Wed, 19 May 1999, Brett Lymn wrote:

# >
# >On another tangent, on a disk-to-disk dump, I get 370KB/sec.  I thought
# >transfer rates were supposed to be in the megabyte range?
# >
# Probably because of the synchronous meta-data writes.  Have you tried
# restoring to a file system mounted -async and see what throughput you get?

If you're not mounted async, does this make "update" and "sync" relatively obsolete?

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