Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.
On 2008-06-17T12:37:06, Tom Brown <wc-linbit.com at vmail.baremetal.com> wrote: > 8.0.12 (api:86/proto:86) > -------- > [...] > * Two new config options no-disk-flushes and no-md-flushes to disable > the use of io subsystem flushes and barrier BIOs. > [...] The better and safer option towards higher performance is putting the metadata on a different spindle, or possibly even on an SSD drive. Having the metadata and data on the same spindle is going to cause a significant performance hit due to the AL. Regards, Lars -- Teamlead Kernel, SuSE Labs, Research and Development SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, GF: Markus Rex, HRB 16746 (AG Nürnberg) "Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes." -- Oscar Wilde