Vinum performance

Jaye Mathisen mrcpu at
Mon Jun 2 17:48:26 PDT 2003

Hmmm, I thought the consensus was to use a weird stripe size to avoid
getting all the inode/superblock stuff on 1 disk.

I seem to recall somebody saying somethingabout using stripe sizes
like 273k and such...

On Fri, May 30, 2003 at 07:48:45PM +0930, Greg 'groggy' Lehey wrote:
> On Friday, 30 May 2003 at 11:16:06 +0200, Per olof Ljungmark wrote:
> > Using Vinum on 4.7-RELEASE-p10, I wonder what can be done to optimize
> > performance. So far I am not impressed but perhaps I did not configure
> > Vinum optimal, grateful for any hints thanks.
> You haven't said what your problem is.  It definitely depends on your
> application (which may simply be the way you measure it).
> FWIW, the stripe size should be a multiple of the file system block
> size.  Yes, the man pages don't necessarily say that, but it's also
> not so important.
> Greg
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