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Subjectsysfs makes scaling suck Re: Asynchronous scsi scanning
On Wed, May 16, 2007 at 04:57:52AM +0530, Satyam Sharma wrote:
>
> echo 1 > /sys/module/scsi_mod/.../wait_for_async_scans
>
> somewhere in some script. In fact, the latter method seems simpler,
> saner, better (in every which way)!

Please don't force sysfs on people. Just watch how it keels over and dies
when you end up with lots of disks/network interfaces on reasonably sized
boxes. 16 statically allocated files per network interface starts being
a problem once you've got a few thousand interfaces. Anything that forces
me to use sysfs is not gonna fly.

-ben
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