[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] mythtv commit: r23435 - in trunk/mythtv by mdean

Daniel Kristjansson danielk at cuymedia.net
Wed Feb 3 17:35:42 UTC 2010

On Wed, 2010-02-03 at 11:24 -0500, Lennart Sorensen wrote:
> Does ext3 actually still require slow delete?  I get the impression from
> the developers that it does not.
> At least my mythtv box runs with slow delete disabled and I use ext3
> and it seems a lot better than it did with slow delete enabled.
> That wasn't the case long ago with older kernels of course.

Dunno about the latest and greatest kernels, but it here 
it takes 2.283 seconds to delete a 1 hr video file on ext3
with Linux 2.6.28 (10 GB). We want deletes to take less
than 0.01 seconds but can tolerate 0.04 to 0.21 seconds
depending on other factors.

-- Daniel

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