Re: Filesystem benchmarks: ext2 vs ext3 vs jfs vs minix

Matthew Kirkwood (
Thu, 28 Mar 2002 11:11:52 +0000 (GMT)

On Thu, 28 Mar 2002, Matthew Kirkwood wrote:

> I'll try to find time to run these again tomorrow to convince
> myself that all is sane, but these numbers are usually pretty
> stable.

Here's another run, with noatime on, and default postgres

tuning? single ir mx-ir oltp mixed-oltp
(sec) (tps) (sec) (tps) (sec)
ext3 dn 1296.30 66.34 207.59 69.19 318.26
ext3-wb dn 1286.38 66.27 212.48 135.48 229.74
ext3-jd dn 1293.08 68.72 209.33 113.40 283.97

Looks like I'll have to invest some time in tuning postgres
a little better before the filesystem becomes more of a


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