[OpenAFS] Deletion of clones & source volumes takes a while with vos move

Christopher D. Clausen cclausen@acm.org
Fri, 30 Nov 2007 15:05:08 -0600

Jason Edgecombe <jason@rampaginggeek.com> wrote:
> When running a vos move, deleting a clone or the source volume seems
> to take almost as much time as the copying of the data itself.
> Does AFS scrub the disk when deleting volumes or does it just release
> the inodes?

Not that I am aware of.

> Platform: Solaris 9 SPARC on ufs filesystem.

Apply the no-fsync patch or reduce the number of files in your volumes.