Subject: Re: Soft Updates -- healthier, and good for you!
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: None <email@example.com>
Date: 02/19/2000 03:45:07
Ethan Solomita wrote:
> Frank van der Linden sent out some email about it, but I wanted to
> reiterate regarding the changes that went into NetBSD just recently for
> Soft Updates. They fix several known bugs, including:
> * Out of memory panic in kmem_map
> * SPL NOT LOWERED ON EXIT
> * Livelock with lots of disk activity, but no forward progress
> * Panic from link count being changed
> And several others I'm sure. All told, it should be a much more stable
> filesystem now, and I want to encourage people to give it another try.
> The performance improvements can be tremendous, and if there are more
> big bugs, I'd like to find them sooner, rather than later.
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