Re: Optimal filesystem block sizes for caches.

From: Alex Rousskov <>
Date: Tue, 21 Jul 1998 11:41:25 -0600 (MDT)

On Tue, 21 Jul 1998, B. Richardson wrote:

> I made the block sizes 4K with out doing a dissertation on VM disk
> cacheing or the internals of squid, but buy simply looking at the
> read histogram via the cachemgr and noticing that %80 of the reads
> are 4K or less.

Right. I am curious if you have noticed any change in Squid performance after
the block size was altered? If there was a positive trend, maybe others (with
similar environments) should follow your example..

Received on Tue Jul 21 1998 - 10:43:45 MDT

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