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    SubjectRe: Disabling file system caching
    > Re: Disabling file system caching
    > From: Rik van Riel (
    > Date: Sun Jan 19 2003 - 20:05:00 EST
    > On Sun, 19 Jan 2003, Jean-Eric Cuendet wrote:
    > > Is it possible to disable file caching for a given partition or mount?
    > No, if you do that mmap(), read(), write() etc. would be impossible.
    > > Or at least to limit it at a certain quantity of memory?
    > Not yet. I'm thinking of implementing something like this
    > for the next version of -rmap (reclaim only from the cache
    > if the cache occupies more than a certain fraction of ram).

    Yes please !!!
    Yes please !!!
    Yes please !!!


    Having a maximum [and maybe minimum] knob for controlling the cache
    would be an extremely useful feature in some situations.

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