Subject: Re: UVM/other problems for desktop users in current?
To: NetBSD-current Discussion List <email@example.com>
From: Peter Seebach <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/18/2002 01:11:42
In message <20021218070721.GB21205@pyy.jmp.fi>, Jukka Marin writes:
>Next they'll blame it on IDE, sure, but I don't buy that, either - I've
>got only one disk per IDE port and the disks are using Ultra/100 DMA.
>The disks are fast (but RAID appears to kill performance).
>I'm also seeing the problems in interactive use on client systems, I'm
>just saying you don't need X to notice these problems.
Okay, let's turn this around:
Anyone seeing this on SCSI? Anyone able to reproduce it on SCSI?
If we're seeing horrible performance botches on one-drive-per-port IDE
systems (and I am, and you are), but we can't find them on SCSI, we have
Despite all the griping about this, I think we're onto something positive
that could improve the system substantially.