Subject: Re: Deleting files
To: Michael Kukat <>
From: Pavel Cahyna <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 03/17/2003 17:53:14
> Hi !
> On Mon, 17 Mar 2003, Christian von Kleist wrote:
> >      Why do deletion operations take so long?  Doing
> 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.

I find async mounting ok for populating newly created filesystems. If it
crashes, I would start from scratch in any case.

And it seems quite slow, even with mounting async...