To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Chuck Silvers <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 12/01/2003 09:11:21
On Sun, Nov 30, 2003 at 10:33:47AM -0800, Jason Thorpe wrote:
> On Nov 28, 2003, at 2:10 PM, Chuck Silvers wrote:
> >has anyone had any problems with NEW_BUFQ_STRATEGY lately?
> >is there consensus on whether or not this is ready to become the 
> >default?
> I think the consensus is that it's stable, but I heard that it can have 
> some pretty horrible performance effects with some file systems if 
> they're exported by NFS.

I assume you mean the bad performance is when these file systems are
accessed over NFS?  ok, I'll give that a try and see what happens.