Coda File System

Re: Coda vs NFS benchmarks

From: Kragen <>
Date: Wed, 16 Sep 1998 16:47:57 -0400 (EDT)
On Wed, 16 Sep 1998, Troy Benjegerdes wrote:
> On Wed, 16 Sep 1998, Troy Benjegerdes wrote:
> I forgot the coda untarring results.. I'ts pretty bad..
> > Untarring linux-2.1.121 on nfs:
> > 4.18user 3.97system 1:14.74elapsed 10%CPU (0avgtext+0avgdata 0maxresident)k
> > 0inputs+0outputs (3163major+9197minor)pagefaults 0swaps
> Untarring linux-2.1.121 on coda:
> 4.44user 2.84system 1:00:55elapsed 0%CPU (0avgtext+0avgdata 0maxresident)k
> 0inputs+0outputs (206major+9197minor)pagefaults 0swaps  

I looked at this for quite a while, not understanding.  I thought, "OK,
so it takes a minute on Coda and a minute and 14 seconds on NFS.  Why
is that bad?"

Then I saw it: it said 1:00:55, not 1:00.55.  One hour and fifty-five

Wow. :)


<>       Kragen Sitaker     <>
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mistakes and continually make a new man of himself.  -- Wang Yang-Ming
Received on 1998-09-16 16:50:33