Subject: Re: as long as we're hitting FFS... To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org> From: Ted Lemon <email@example.com> List: tech-kern Date: 03/23/1999 21:50:31
> Even ignoring memory latency -- consider the eternity (compared to
> memory latency) it takes to write a block out to disk...
Well yes, but you could have spent that cycle on something else if you
had it in cache. :')