[OpenAFS] Tuning openafs write speed
Thu, 23 Aug 2007 09:35:09 -0700
"chas williams - CONTRACTOR" <email@example.com> writes:
> In message <firstname.lastname@example.org>,"Kai Moritz" writes:
>> I haven't tried that yet, becaus in the file /etc/openafs/afs.conf of
>> my Debian Etch installation there is a comment that says:
>> # Using the memory cache is not recommended. It's less stable than the disk
>> # cache and doesn't improve performance as much as it might sound.
> memcache is much faster than the disk cache. memcache will not get any
> better if no one ever uses it so the openafs developers can get some
> bug reports. i think memcache has improved quite a bit (but it could
> be better, i need to submit some patches) over the last couple years.
Sounds like that comment is obsolete. I'll drop it from the Debian
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>