Re: RFC on io-stalls patch

Jens Axboe (
Tue, 15 Jul 2003 07:46:21 +0200

On Mon, Jul 14 2003, Chris Mason wrote:
> On Mon, 2003-07-14 at 15:51, Jens Axboe wrote:
> > Some initial results with the attached patch, I'll try and do some more
> > fine grained tomorrow. Base kernel was 2.4.22-pre5 (obviously), drive
> > tested is a SCSI drive (on aic7xxx, tcq fixed at 4), fs is ext3. I would
> > have done ide testing actually, but the drive in that machine appears to
> > have gone dead. I'll pop in a new one tomorrow and test on that too.
> >
> Thanks Jens, the results so far are very interesting (although I'm
> curious to hear how 2.4.21 did).

Hmm good point, I'll make a run with that as well.

Jens Axboe

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