Re: [PATCH] O_STREAMING - flag for optimal streaming I/O

From: Gerhard Mack (
Date: Thu Oct 10 2002 - 21:14:37 EST

On Thu, 10 Oct 2002, Mike Fedyk wrote:

> On Thu, Oct 10, 2002 at 11:37:18AM -0400, Gerhard Mack wrote:
> > Personally I would settle for updatedb being converted.
> >
> But updatedb doesn't actually read any of the files...

Correct however it seems to be what shoves everything out of the cache
every night.


Gerhard Mack

<>< As a computer I find your faith in technology amusing.

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