some simple nfs-benchmarks on 5.4 RC2
kometen at gmail.com
Tue Apr 19 04:43:58 PDT 2005
> > Q:
> > Will I get better performance upgrading the server from dual PIII to dual Xeon?
> > A:
> rsync is CPU intensive, so depending on how much cpu you were using for this,
> you may or may not gain. How busy was the server during that time? Is this to
> a single IDE disk? If so, you are probably bottlenecked by that IDE drive.
The storage is ide->fiber. Using tcp-mounts and peaking 100 MB/s it
used just about 100 % cpu.
Rsync was only used to copy the folder recursively (-a), it used nfs
to trasnfer the files to the nfs-server.
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