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Request Barriers and Software RAID

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Subject: Request Barriers and Software RAID
From: Federico Sevilla III <jijo@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 14 Jul 2006 21:54:44 +0800
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I just upgraded to, and with request barriers in XFS enabled by
default, am now discovering that request barriers do not work with my
software RAID 1 configuration. Would anyone know if there's a way of
safely allowing software RAID 1 together with XFS to support request
barriers, so that I can safely enable write caching in my underlying IDE
drives to squeeze out a little bit of additional performance?

Thank you very much.


 --> Jijo

Federico Vicente C. Sevilla III
Information Technology Consultant
Q Software Research Corporation
Website: http://jijo.free.net.ph

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