Subject: Re: optimistic dd bandwidth calculation
To: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
From: Jason R Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/18/2002 09:59:55
On Thu, Jul 18, 2002 at 06:54:42PM +0200, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> What's the idea behind this? Why force the machine to write out
> everything, bypassing buffer cache and whatnot?
Not "bypassing buffer cache", just making sure that all the delayed
writes have in fact completed.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>