taskGNU GRUB - Tasks: task #10053, increasing disk cache size


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task #10053: increasing disk cache size

Submitter:  Robert Millan <robertmh>
Submitted:  Wed 06 Jan 2010 10:57:35 PM UTC
Should Start On:  Tue 05 Jan 2010 11:00:00 PM UTC Should be Finished on:  Tue 05 Jan 2010 11:00:00 PM UTC
Priority:  5 - Normal Status:  None
Assigned to:  None Open/Closed:  Open

Sat 16 Oct 2010 08:46:17 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Some tests results from my PC:  http://pastebin.com/PZDtdTYd

Szymon Janc <janc>
Group Member
Wed 06 Jan 2010 10:57:35 PM UTC, original submission:  

The optimal size for disk cache (see kern/disk.c) is probably higher than what we have now.

Some tests should be performed on a typical setup (GNU/Linux with ext2, mkconfig-generated grub.cfg) to determine how much it can be usefully increased.

Robert Millan <robertmh>
Group administrator


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