Subject: Re: install/31297
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com,>
From: Christos Zoulas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/11/2005 21:03:01
On Sep 12, 12:52am, email@example.com (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
-- Subject: Re: install/31297
| Synopsis: mounting volumes with -o async speeds up file write operations 500% (5 times)
| State-Changed-From-To: open->feedback
| State-Changed-By: email@example.com
| State-Changed-When: Mon, 12 Sep 2005 00:52:06 +0000
| Mouting file systems with the async is evil and very dangerous.
| >From the mount(8) man page:
| async All I/O to the file system should be done asyn-
| chronously. In the event of a crash, it is
| impossible for the system to verify the integrity of
| data on a file system mounted with this option. You
| should only use this option if you have an applica-
| tion-specific data recovery mechanism, or are willing
| to recreate the file system from scratch.
| I think this PR should be closed.
Maybe not for installation... Or at least we should investigate enabling
softdeps and seeing if that improves performance.