Re: Status of the IO scheduler fixes for 2.4

From: Marc-Christian Petersen (
Date: Thu Jul 03 2003 - 07:07:12 EST

On Thursday 03 July 2003 12:58, Stephan von Krawczynski wrote:

Hi Stephan,

> I have a short question on that: did you check if there are any drawbacks
> on network performance through this? We had a phenomenon here with 2.4.21
> with both samba and simple ftp where network performance dropped to a crawl
> when simply entering "sync" on the console. Even simple telnet-sessions
> seemed to be affected. As we could not create a reproducable setup I did
> not talk about this up to now, but I wonder if anyone else ever checked
> that out ...
does the patch from Chris cause this?

ciao, Marc

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