Using GTP and glabel for ZFS arrays

Dan Langille dan at
Sat Jul 24 20:35:38 UTC 2010

On 7/23/2010 7:42 AM, John Hawkes-Reed wrote:
> Dan Langille wrote:
>> Thank you to all the helpful discussion. It's been very helpful and
>> educational. Based on the advice and suggestions, I'm going to adjust
>> my original plan as follows.
> [ ... ]
> Since I still have the medium-sized ZFS array on the bench, testing this
> GPT setup seemed like a good idea.
> bonnie -s 50000
> The hardware's a Supermicro X8DTL-iF m/b + 12Gb memory, 2x 5502 Xeons,
> 3x Supermicro USASLP-L8I 3G SAS controllers and 24x Hitachi 2Tb drives.
> Partitioning the drives with the command-line:
> gpart add -s 1800G -t freebsd-zfs -l disk00 da0[1] gave the following
> results with bonnie-64: (Bonnie -r -s 5000|20000|50000)[2]

What test is this?  I just installed benchmarks/bonnie and I see no -r 
option.  Right now, I'm trying this: bonnie -s 50000

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