Subject: Re: Terrible tar performance on RAID 0 filesystem
To: Greg Oster <email@example.com>
From: Jared D. McNeill <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/12/2001 20:39:03
On Mon, 12 Mar 2001, Greg Oster wrote:
> Sure... we can go through the details off-line, but basically just:
> 1) archive the stuff you want to keep
> 2) build a new disklabel w/ larger values for sectors/track and tracks/cylinder.
> The ones I suggested before might work reasonably well.
> 3) apply that disklabel to raid0
> 4) newfs /dev/rraid0e
> 5) copy the data back on...
Done, but this time I used LFS instead of FFS.. everything's working great
now, thanks! :-)
Btw, I think the disklabel got mangled because I was using the 'd'
partition, and the offset was set to 0 instead of 63. Just a thought..