On Thu, Dec 09, 2010 at 12:05:31PM +1100, Dave Chinner wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 08, 2010 at 08:32:28PM +0100, Abel Coto wrote:
> > I want to create a 830 GB partition, to mount as /home in my Centos 5.4
> > workstation.
> > Actually i have /home not mounted ,so i would have to create the new
> > partition in the lvm,format it and use rsync to copy /home directory to it.
> > for a 830 GB partition that i will use to save my data in general and also
> > 3d / CG projects and renders once finished them what agcount value should be
> > used. I have read that mkfs default option creates 1 allocation group each
> > 4G , so i understand that for a 830 GB partition agcount should be 208.
> > It is this correct ?
> No, you've read something that is at least 5 years out of date. Just
> use the defaults - they are already optimised for best performance
> in most circumstances.
Seeing as I say this so often: