Subject: newfs defaults
To: None <,>
From: John Klos <>
List: tech-install
Date: 10/12/2005 19:26:27

Playing with a fibre channel RAID array, I noticed that newfs on a 2 TB 
slice defaults to block size of 16384 meaning that it would create 11,374 
cylinder groups which seems a bit excessive. Is this normal and desirable 
for large disks?