poor performance on big machine

Thomas E. Spanjaard tgen at netphreax.net
Mon Jul 30 15:35:18 PDT 2007

Simon 'corecode' Schubert wrote:
- over large periods, the % busy of ad6 is at 100%, servicing maybe 350 
or even 800 requests/sec.  I/O speed then is around 3-10 MB/sec.  this 
is with 1.10 and SMP.  I'll try compiling a old-ata kernel now.
350-800 IOps is actually a pretty decent number for any modern disk 
under load. Not that you can directly compare these numbers with those 
obtained from benchmarks like IOmeter, but still.

        Thomas E. Spanjaard
        tgen at netphreax.net
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