Subject: Re: Limiting disk I/O?
To: Tech-kern <>
From: Jukka Marin <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/12/2007 15:43:03
On Mon, Nov 12, 2007 at 02:22:52PM +0100, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 12, 2007 at 03:25:51PM +0200, Jukka Marin wrote:
> > Where are the vfs.sync variables documented?
> sysctl -d vfs.sync :-)

Wow :-)  But I don't think delaying a catastrophe is the same as preventing
it :-)  I would like to slow down the sync operation (to leave part of the
I/O capacity for other things).  I guess I could try making the delays real
short and see what happens then..