improving concurrency/performance

Jure Pečar pegasus at
Sun Nov 6 06:51:33 EST 2005

On Sun, 06 Nov 2005 03:58:15 -0200
Sergio Devojno Bruder <bruder at> wrote:

> In our experience FS-wise, ReiserFS is the worst performer between ext3, 
> XFS e ReiserFS (with tailBLAH turned on or off) for a Cyrus Backend (>1M 
> mailboxes in 3 partitions per backend, 0.5TB each partition).

Interesting ... can you provide some numbers, even from memory?

I always thought that reiserfs is best suited for jobs like this. Also, I'm
quite happy with it, but I havent done any hard-core scientific


Jure Pečar

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