Re: test13-pre7...

From: Linus Torvalds (
Date: Sat Dec 30 2000 - 22:12:22 EST

On Sat, 30 Dec 2000, Steven Cole wrote:
> It looks like 2.4.0-test13-pre7 is a clear winner when running dbench 48
> on my somewhat slow test machine (450 Mhz P-III, 192MB, IDE).

This is almost certainly purely due to changing (some would say "fixing")
the bdflush synchronous wait point.

No actual code was harmed in the making of this improvement.

But I will take full credit anyway.


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