Subject: Re: mfs woes
To: Steven M. Bellovin <>
From: Jukka Marin <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 07/14/2004 08:26:04
On Tue, Jul 13, 2004 at 11:17:20PM -0400, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> Given the new buffer cache architecture, I've been wondering if mfs 
> even makes sense these days.  Perhaps a disk partition mounted with 
> async would provide comparable performance?

How about diskless systems?  Or systems with only a FLASH disk?  mfs is
good for those.