[lkml]   [2000]   [Jan]   [7]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
    SubjectRe: First draft list of 2.3.x "Things to fix"

    On Fri, 7 Jan 2000 01:44:04 -0500, said:

    > My understanding is that reseirfs suffers from the same VM issues as
    > ext3; both currently don't coexist well with soft-RAID (i.e. /dev/md),
    > because of different assumptions about how the buffer cache works, and
    > what devices like the MD devices are allowed to do.

    There are other problems as well: on smaller machines, we don't have any
    way for the "pinned" buffers associated with transactions to be flushed
    early in response to memory pressure, for example.

    There are a few such VM issues which have to be addressed before we can
    get rock-solid journaling in the kernel.


    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to
    Please read the FAQ at

     \ /
      Last update: 2005-03-22 13:55    [W:0.018 / U:201.456 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site