Subject: Re: running bonnie on -current/VAX
To: Ken Wellsch <email@example.com>
From: Tom Ivar Helbekkmo <tih@kpnQwest.no>
Date: 01/29/2001 07:12:24
Tom Ivar Helbekkmo <tih@kpnQwest.no> writes:
> Ken Wellsch <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > Writing with putc()...^C^C^C^C^C^C^C^Z^Z^Z^Z^Z^Z^Z^\^\^\ (no affect)
> > load: 6.38 cmd: bonnie 314 [uvn_fp1] 15.94u 7.80s 0% 296k
> > load: 6.43 cmd: bonnie 314 [uvn_fp1] 15.93u 7.81s 0% 296k
> > [...]
> > with every new ^T I type, the load climbs...
> > [...]
> > system responds to pings also but that is about it.
> This might be related to a problem I see [...] just like the above,
> except that the state reported by ^T is "[getnewbuf]".
It's still there in -current (at least on the Sparc), and it only
occurs during large scale writing to partitions that are mounted with
the softdep option.
The basic difference is this: hackers build things, crackers break them.