Re: weirdness in reiserfs

Matt Bernstein (
Fri, 28 Sep 2001 16:23:24 +0100 (BST)

At 11:02 -0400 Chris Mason wrote:

[ 2.4.9-ac10ish.. slow deleting of 25GB, horrible latency ]
>Hmmm, I'd be curious to see how 2.4.9-ac16 (or 2.4.10) performs there. The
>reiserfs delete code should be scheduling enough due to transaction
>stop/starts that interactive performance isn't that bad.

Will check both of you suggestions over the next few days, thanks!

>You should be able to repeat your results by doing the same tests on sparse
>dd if=/dev/zero of=foo bs=1M count=1 seek=250000

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