ZFS bonnie puzzlement

Steve O'Hara-Smith steve at sohara.org
Sun Aug 5 18:27:47 UTC 2012

On Sun, 5 Aug 2012 20:02:54 +0200 (CEST)
Wojciech Puchar <wojtek at wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl> wrote:

> > 	First surprise, with only 4GB I had set primarycache=metadata,
> you mean 4 GIGABYTES of memory is "ONLY"?

	At less than €30 - yes I think only is reasonable, I'd have bought
more but 4GB is all the motherboard would take. I've paid more than that for
a *KILOBYTE* of memory - admittedly that was a long time ago.

	One big part of the changing landscape in computer economics is
that RAM and disc are *cheap*.

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