Subject: Re: fsync performance hit on 1.6.1
To: Matthias Buelow <>
From: Christoph Hellwig <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 07/09/2003 09:04:12
On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 12:32:57AM +0200, Matthias Buelow wrote:
> /dev/zero aswell as the anon/shared method of 4.4BSD) there is little
> point in programming for the SVIPC API, except as a fallback for
> systems on which it is the only method available (GNU/Linux).  A

I know that certain folks here like bashing Linux, but it might help
to looks at the facts before posting that bogus claims.  Also remember
that it's Linux - as far as the kernel is concerned that GNU folks
didn't contribute but rather do the same bashing from time to time
y=that you like, too..