Subject: Re: OT: recommendation for vm tuning for anoncvs mirror?
To: Jeff Rizzo <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Wojciech Puchar <email@example.com>
Date: 02/26/2005 23:08:36
> I'm setting up a machine for a mirror of anoncvs, and it has 4G of RAM. I'm
> trying to take maximum advantage of it to keep the CVS repository in RAM (in
> case it's not clear, this is the NetBSD CVS repository, which is over 3G is
> size) to maximize performance.
> Despite various tweaks I've made to things, I'm having a hard time getting
> the file cache (which is the one I assume I should care about) much over 1.5G
maybe not enough vnodes still (how many files are there), and vm.filemax
to more than 50%, filemin maybe more too, down.
> - consequently things get pretty slow at times. Can anyone who might already
> be running an anoncvs mirror suggest some settings to start with? I've also
> bumped kern.maxvnodes to 500000.