On Wed, Jun 01, 2005 at 02:18:02AM -0400, Robin Humble wrote:
> if you want 8k stacks as well (highly recommended for servers) then
> unfortunately it's not quite that simple. you need to stop some of
> the RedHat patches being applied
RH is aware of this and the next release will correct this
> as (for some unknown and possibly insane reason) RedHat removed the
> 8k stack option entirely...
I wasn't aware of that. I'll ask next time I remember.
> OTOH, I run fc3 at home with the default kernel (4k stacks) and XFS
> and it's very stable. So for simple workloads and setups 4k stacks
> are usually fine.
XFS on most IDE/SCSI drives with RAID, dm, LVM, etc. should be OK.