On Thu, 2003-03-06 at 16:04, Buzbee, James wrote:
> We actually see the writes occuring in two distinct areas on the drive.
> Would journal accesses show up this way?
The superblock could also be getting written a lot.
> We are in a single disk system using an internal log. Is there any way
> to move it ?
While you can move an internal log with some xfs_db wizardry, it would
probably be easiest to just re-make your fs with an external log on
(oh, and there is also an undocumented mkfs option to put an internal
log in a different AG... have to check the xfs_mkfs.c source).
Eric Sandeen XFS for Linux http://oss.sgi.com/projects/xfs
sandeen@xxxxxxx SGI, Inc. 651-683-3102