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From: Joerg Schilling <Joerg.Schilling@××××××××××××××××.de>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] ZFS
Date: Tue, 17 Sep 2013 09:52:50
Message-Id: 52382667.gv/
In Reply to: [gentoo-user] ZFS by Grant
1 Grant <emailgrant@×××××.com> wrote:
3 > Performance doesn't seem to be one of ZFS's strong points. Is it
4 > considered suitable for a high-performance server?
6 ZFS is one of the fastest FS I am aware of (if not the fastest).
7 You need a sufficient amount of RAM to make the ARC useful.
9 The only problem I am aware with ZFS is the fact that if you ask it to grant
10 consistency for a specific file at a specific time, you force it to become slow.
12 Jörg
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Re: [gentoo-user] ZFS Grant <emailgrant@×××××.com>