[clug] cachefs question for meeting tonight

Martin Pool mbp at samba.org
Thu Nov 27 12:19:18 EST 2003

On 27 Nov 2003, Michael James <Michael.James at csiro.au> wrote:
> I'd like to put a question on notice for the meeting tonight:
> How can something akin to Sun's cachefs be kludged in Linux?

It could be done.  Somebody just needs to write it.

Have you tried just turning the existing cache variables right up?  I
suppose that won't help if you need to cache more data than you have

You might also try tweaking the swap control variables to make it
strongly prefer to hold cached pages.

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