UFS2 optimization for many small files

Chuck Swiger cswiger at mac.com
Wed Mar 12 20:18:16 UTC 2008


On Mar 12, 2008, at 12:23 PM, Angelo Turetta wrote:
> Chuck Swiger wrote:
>> On Mar 12, 2008, at 11:44 AM, Angelo Turetta wrote:
>>> I tried understanding where the difference was, but I cannot work- 
>>> out any cause in the file systems:
>> I believe Cyrus will create hard links if the same email message is  
>> kept in multiple folders.
>
> Do you know if this includes hard-linking multiple copies of the  
> same message received by different users? If it's only for messages  
> in the same user's mailbox, no way incidence can reach 20% in my case.

That's a good question.  I don't see any reason why this couldn't  
include the same message received by different users, too....

-- 
-Chuck



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