Subject: Re: UVM/other problems for desktop users in current?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: None <email@example.com>
Date: 12/18/2002 07:01:54
firstname.lastname@example.org (Daniel Carosone) writes:
> - On my laptop, in order to let the disk stay spun down more of
> the time, I run filesystems noatime,nodevmtime, further reducing
> the load and impact of CVS.
Yes, laptop disks are slow and you want to cache as much data as
possible. I found that the standard buffer cache size on my laptop
is not large enough to store all metadata of the source tree.
Bumping up kern.maxvnodes with sysctl helps.