Re: [MMTests] Sysbench read-only on ext3

From: Mike Galbraith
Date: Mon Jul 23 2012 - 22:29:27 EST

On Mon, 2012-07-23 at 22:13 +0100, Mel Gorman wrote:

> The backing database was postgres.

FWIW, that wouldn't have been my choice. I don't know if it still does,
but it used to use userland spinlocks to achieve scalability. Turning
your CPUs into space heaters to combat concurrency issues makes a pretty
flat graph, but probably doesn't test kernels as well as something that
did not do that.


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