Subject: Re: Comments about current sysinst (with 1.6ZA)
To: Julio M. Merino Vidal <email@example.com>
From: Perry E. Metzger <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/13/2003 18:11:58
"Julio M. Merino Vidal" <email@example.com> writes:
> /var should appear before /usr, imho. Why? Because the beginning
> of the disk is faster than the end,
Have you tried benchmarking that lately? I suspect you would be hard
pressed to find much effect on a modern drive.
> and /var should get more io than /usr.
Also, I must say that on modern systems, I rarely bother with more
than one partition for everything any more...
Perry E. Metzger firstname.lastname@example.org