Subject: Re: Deleting files
To: Johnny Billquist <>
From: Michael Kukat <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 03/17/2003 17:52:45
Hi !

On Mon, 17 Mar 2003, Johnny Billquist wrote:
> > Are you using softdep or are you using "classic sync mounted" filesystems?
> > async mounting is not really good, but softdeps improves performance
> > drastically for such operations.
> It should improve things, but deleting files is more than just modifying
> the inode.
> If softdep could only become stable enough for me to use on my
> VAXen... :-)

Isn't it? I used it without any problems on my 4000/105A a while ago in


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