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Re: LBA to File?

To: Bogdan Costescu <bogdan.costescu@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: LBA to File?
From: Steve Lord <lord@xxxxxxx>
Date: 07 Mar 2003 09:17:55 -0600
Cc: Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxx>, Andi Kleen <ak@xxxxxxx>, "Buzbee, James" <James.Buzbee@xxxxxxxxxxxx>, linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
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On Fri, 2003-03-07 at 08:43, Bogdan Costescu wrote:

> 
> No, you'r right, possibly the fastest solution is to have a fast SCSI disk 
> only for the journal and a replacement disk at hand.

Actually the fastest solution is to have a partitioned solid state
device you use for logs - battery backed ram, definitely not flash.
Unfortunately xfs cannot share logs between filesystems so if you put
several on a drive dedicated to logs you are in for a lot of head
seeking.

Steve

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