NetBSD-Users archive

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Old Index]

Re: xen hosting providers recommendation.

>dd if=/dev/xbd0d of=/dev/null bs=128k
>^T after a while showed:
>77201408 bytes transferred in 82.801 secs (932372 bytes/sec)

Using the block device will be slower. Also, I find 64k to be the best
block size. Try this instead (note the "r" before "xbd"):

        dd if=/dev/rxbd0d of=/dev/null bs=64k

- Brian

Home | Main Index | Thread Index | Old Index