Subject: Re: increasing dump's speed
To: <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 03/15/1999 21:19:20
Given that cache line sizing is a magic art, and the optimum might well depend
on filesystem properties as well as tape driver porperties and cpu properties:

Wouldn't it be wiser to use an option to be able to change the 32kB
to-become-default cacheline size at run-time?