Phoronix Benchmarks: Waht's wrong with FreeBSD 8.0?

Thomas Backman serenity at
Mon Nov 30 09:20:02 UTC 2009

On Nov 30, 2009, at 9:47 AM, O. Hartmann wrote:

> I'm just wondering what's wrong with FreeBSD 8.0/amd64 when I read the Benchmarks on's website. Especially FreeBSD's threaded I/O shows in contrast to all claims that have been to be improoved the opposite.
Corrected link:

And yeah, quite honestly: disk scheduling in FreeBSD appears to suck... The only reason I'm not switching from Linux. :(


(PS. See my thread about horrible console latency during disk IO in the archives, very related. DS.)

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