Subject: Re: current got 'swappier'/slower.
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Juan RP <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/06/2004 00:30:24
On Tue, 6 Jan 2004 09:27:54 +1000
George Michaelson <email@example.com> wrote:
> I know this kind of non-specific whinge is (worse than) useless, but the new
> alloc/kernel thing seems to suck. laptop user, current as of 2-3 days ago.
> Perry went over my sysctl vm settings at last IETF, and my kernel config, so I
> don't think I have anything majorly bogus there.
> Can somebody explain what the *intent* of the changes was? Because its not
> a net overall improvement for interactive X11 sole desktop usage.
> I'd be inclined to say I'm the fourth or fifth 'me too' response about issues
> with this change.
Agreed, with the new buffer cache implementation, my system is getting
swap all the time... and it seems is slower than before...
Juan RP <juan AT xtraeme DOT unixbsd DOT org>