Subject: Re: msdosfs performance problem
To: None <>
From: Michael van Elst <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/27/2005 20:42:14 (Matthew Orgass) writes:

>  msdosfs does all writes fully synchronously (why, I can't say).

As I understand it meta data writes are synchronous but
can be asynchronous if you mount -o async. Data writes
are done by UBC and are asynchronous.

Doesn't say anything about read activity while writing :)

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