Subject: Re: msdosfs performance problem
To: Pavel Cahyna <>
From: Michael van Elst <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/27/2005 20:05:24
On Sun, Nov 27, 2005 at 02:15:25PM +0100, Pavel Cahyna wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 27, 2005 at 11:23:02AM +0000, Michael van Elst wrote:
> > I recently noticed that msdosfs reads from the disk when
> > you write to it. The number of blocks read is almost the
> > same as the number of blocks written.
> Is it for owerwriting, or extending?

Both. I don't see a difference.

                                Michael van Elst
                                "A potential Snark may lurk in every tree."