Subject: Re: 3ware RAID controller slow?
To: Jukka Marin <>
From: Michael van Elst <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 10/28/2007 22:55:53
On Sun, Oct 28, 2007 at 10:50:31PM +0200, Jukka Marin wrote:

> No swap is in use, if that's what you mean.  But no, 4 GB of RAM is not
> enough to buffer 10 GB files.. :)

I guess this is the problem. When you run out of buffers then the
VM system and thus the file cache gets very slow.

                                Michael van Elst
                                "A potential Snark may lurk in every tree."