Subject: Re: unified buffers and responsibility
To: Milos Urbanek <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
Date: 06/13/2002 15:47:03
On Thu, Jun 13, 2002 at 01:14:59PM +0200, Thomas Klausner wrote:
> Just a question: Softdep turned on?
> I have had lockup problems, but when I turned softdeps off, I didn't
> get them anymore. Could have been my special type of hard disk usage,
> of course.
In my test case I didn't have softdep.
softdep may have an influence when writing a lot of small files
(like untarring a large archive), but not when writing a single, large
Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. Manuel.Bouyer@lip6.fr