lkml.org 
[lkml]   [1996]   [Apr]   [14]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
From
SubjectRe: Linux-1.3.88 - Code Freeze
Date
On Sat, 13 Apr 1996 17:02:12 +0300 (EET DST), Linus Torvalds <torvalds@cs.helsinki.fi>
wrote:
: The code-freeze means that I once more enter "bug-fixes only" mode, and
: don't even try to send me new features (I'd hate to fall for them ;-).
: There are obviously things we could do better (write-side NFS caching
: etc), but believe it or not, there is life after 2.0 too..

Is the lack of ``write-side NFS caching'' the reason that writing to an NFS
mounted disk is slow by about a factor of 2 compared with other versions of
Unix? (This is with a 1.3.79 kernel).

Thanks,
--
John E. Davis Center for Space Research/AXAF Science Center
617-258-8119 MIT 37-662c, Cambridge, MA 02139
http://space.mit.edu/~davis



\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:37    [from the cache]
©2003-2011 Jasper Spaans