Mailstore filesystem

Daniel Eckl deckl at
Mon Jul 3 11:35:59 EDT 2006

At this time I didn't change the scheduler. In fact, I actually learned
about it a few days ago... So it was SuSE 9.3 default (might be vanilla
default, don't know)

What would you recommend for cyrus? (or for ext3 running cyrus)? And are
there prefered scheduler for other fs, too, especially reiser and xfs?


Wes Craig schrieb:
> On Jul 3, 2006, at 9:44 AM, Daniel Eckl wrote:
>> I had this setup with ext3 before and I had severe problems with extreme
>> load through high iowait and the system hangs for up to 20 seconds while
>> the filesystem flushed unwritten data to disk.
>> This was on a SCSI hardware RAID 5.
> Which IO scheduler were you using?
> :wes

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