Linux tmpfs (Was: [OpenAFS] Solaris 10u6: ZFS cache?)
Wed, 26 Nov 2008 13:22:21 -0800
> While talking about cache-performance (not that I know how=20
> they really work)=20
> Would it be beneficial to have a separate Meta-data cache=20
> from a File-data cache?
If IBM/Sun had not patented it, cache management
using the ARC algorithms would probably be a
great improvement for that, and other cases.
(as to whether open source projects could gain
access to the patented algorithms is left as
an exercise to the reader.)