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SubjectRe: nfs and getattr

On 03.18, J.A. Magallon wrote:
> A NFS client through 100Mb Ether takes a loooooooong time to read a database
> from the server, which the server itself reads in less than 10 seconds.
> The database is a scene description for render that basically 'includes'
> the same small set of files (around 10) many times, instanced all over the
> place...
> Mount in client:
> on /home type nfs (rw,nfsvers=2,noac,addr=

More with a silly test:


for i in $(seq 1000)
cat $0 > /dev/null

annwn:~> time nfst
0.69user 1.49system 0:02.04elapsed 106%CPU (0avgtext+0avgdata 0maxresident)k
0inputs+0outputs (126416major+42508minor)pagefaults 0swaps
annwn:~> time bpsh 0 nfst
1.02user 1.86system 0:33.64elapsed 8%CPU (0avgtext+0avgdata 0maxresident)k
0inputs+0outputs (280major+30minor)pagefaults 0swaps

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