[dm-devel] Why all raid devices do have zero 'time in queue' value?
neilb at suse.de
Sun Mar 11 02:10:51 UTC 2012
On Sun, 11 Mar 2012 02:33:34 +0400 George Shuklin <george.shuklin at gmail.com>
> Good day.
> I've look to stat for all MD devices I have (raid0, raid1, raid10) - all
> of them reports 0 for time_in_queue field in /sys/block/mdX/stat file.
> Is any reason why all raid devices contains no information about time
> spent on requests processing?
Wrong mailing list for MD - you want linux-raid at vger.kernel.org
But I can still answer :
These raid levels don't queue requests at all. They just pass them straight
to the relevant underlying devices.
(Now admittedly RAID5 does queue requests but doesn't set the time_in_queue
field, but that is a separate issue).
If you really care about time_in_queue, you need to look at the queues of the
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