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Re: LBA to File?

To: Michael Sinz <msinz@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: LBA to File?
From: Bogdan Costescu <bogdan.costescu@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 7 Mar 2003 15:56:15 +0100 (CET)
Cc: Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxx>, Andi Kleen <ak@xxxxxxx>, "Buzbee, James" <James.Buzbee@xxxxxxxxxxxx>, <linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx>
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On Fri, 7 Mar 2003, Michael Sinz wrote:

> That is not to say that we should not look at the fact that there
> are hot zones in where writing happens.  The fact that there are
> hot zones (multiple) means that there is more seeking going on than
> you might want (albeit it may be needed).  (And each seek does
> cause some mechanical wear and poses potential mechanical failure)

You are absolutely right and I think that the above paragraph expresses 
better what I wanted to say...

Bogdan Costescu

IWR - Interdisziplinaeres Zentrum fuer Wissenschaftliches Rechnen
Universitaet Heidelberg, INF 368, D-69120 Heidelberg, GERMANY
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