[OpenAFS] recommended UFS parameters for cache partition?
chas williams - CONTRACTOR
Tue, 27 Dec 2011 14:43:34 -0500
information is generally denser on the outer tracks because there is
simply more space for data which requires less seeks.
On Tue, 27 Dec 2011 12:51:15 -0600
Ted Creedon <email@example.com> wrote:
> Not necessarily true with on disk caching
> Disk heads dont recal after every seek
> On Tuesday, December 27, 2011, chas williams - CONTRACTOR <
> firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > On Mon, 26 Dec 2011 15:16:16 -0500 (EST)
> > Benjamin Kaduk <kaduk@MIT.EDU> wrote:
> >> (Or should I just not worry about it and assume that any potential
> >> improvements would be lost in the noise?)
> > other than i believe you still cannot use journaling on the caching
> > partition, there isnt much to do.
> > however, as with all disks, the closer to the beginning of the disk
> > the faster the filesystem will perform. this is why people now suggest
> > putting swap at the beginning of the disk (ignoring any tiny boot
> > partitions you might need).
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