Subject: Re: observations on a large-memory system.
To: Chuck Silvers <>
From: Greywolf <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/18/2001 10:30:52
On Mon, 18 Jun 2001, Chuck Silvers wrote:

# > tar: Removing leading / from absolute path names in the archive.
# > tar cf /dev/null /usr/src  0.78s user 9.65s system 99% cpu 10.528 total
# ok, any idea why updating atimes causes us to wait for i/o?

...especially since atime updates are supposed to be queued/async, are they

# -Chuck

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