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howardclifford at cablespeed.com
Sun Jun 29 11:10:02 UTC 2003
I built a 7 disk vg and put 1 lv on it. I do not want to mount a file
I just want to write directly to the disk device, /dev/vg1/vol1.
My write performance has an odd behavior.
If after booting I write to the volume I get roughly 175MB/sec.
If after booting I do a mke2fs on the volume, mount it, umount it, then
write to the volume I get roughly 230 MB/sec.
Any ideas? How can I get top speed without first mounting then
umounting the volume?
By the way, I tried binding a raw device to the lv and got very bad
performance; around 80 MB/sec. Would that be expected?
(I'm using redhat 9.0 -> lvm-1.0.3-12)
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