Re: [RFC] using writepage to start io

From: Daniel Phillips (
Date: Tue Jul 31 2001 - 20:01:17 EST

Hi, Chris

On Tuesday 31 July 2001 21:07, Chris Mason wrote:
> I had to keep some of the flush_dirty_buffer calls as page_launder
> wasn't triggering enough i/o on its own. What I'd like to do now is
> experiment with changing bdflush to only write pages off the inactive
> dirty lists.

Will kupdate continue to enforce the "no dirty buffer older than
XX" guarantee?

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