Difference between revisions of "Talk:Improving performance"

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"''Things kinda slow? Buy more ram!''" is really not the kind of advice anyone is looking for. And the CPU section (undervolting, etc.) isn't related to speed improvements, except fan control. This section is sorely lacking a link/howto to/for BFS.<br>
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== Mkfs does not work ==
--[[User:Gog|Gog]] 20:36, 24 October 2009 (EDT)
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This doesn't work:
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mkfs.xfs -l internal,lazy-count=1 size=128m -d agcount=2 /dev/sdxx
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--[[User:Jkd.luca|Jkd.luca]] 17:21, 4 October 2010 (EDT)
  
:To my knowledge keeping the CPU cool does not improve performance so I removed this part. I also removed the introduction about RAM. So, problems solved ?
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== The desktop switcheroo ==
:[[User:Changaco|Changaco]] 11:25, 25 October 2009 (EDT)
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::I'm not an expert, but doesn't overheating decrease performance? If it is, then preventing overheating should count as maximizing performance. If not, then the section is indeed irrelevant. I found this article saying it does for pentium 4 processors: http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/cpu/display/p4-temp.html . But as I said I'm no expert, so what do you think?
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Section "The desktop switcheroo" does not make sense. [[User:Manolo|manolo]] 16:35, 7 November 2009 (EST)
::--Rttommy
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: Light weight desktop does improve performance of running app. -- [[User:Fengchao|Fengchao]] ([[User talk:Fengchao|talk]]) 05:07, 15 March 2013 (UTC)
  
:::I'm not an expert either, maybe we should undo my change but edit in order not to present this as an absolute truth.
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== LZO for btrfs ==
:::[[User:Changaco|Changaco]] 14:13, 25 October 2009 (EDT)
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I read about LZO compression and space_cache for btrfs lately: http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=article&item=btrfs_space_cache
 
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--[[User:Longint|Longint]] 18:53, 15 June 2011 (EDT)
:::I think that fan control should be left in since it's generally considered to be related with overclocking.
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And another thing: let's keep the article's title in tandem with the heading's cases... "Maximizing Performance" or "Maximizing '''p'''erformance", the second one matches the headings...
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:::--[[User:Gog|Gog]] 19:22, 25 October 2009 (EDT)
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Revision as of 09:40, 8 April 2013

Mkfs does not work

This doesn't work:

mkfs.xfs -l internal,lazy-count=1 size=128m -d agcount=2 /dev/sdxx

--Jkd.luca 17:21, 4 October 2010 (EDT)

The desktop switcheroo

Section "The desktop switcheroo" does not make sense. manolo 16:35, 7 November 2009 (EST)

Light weight desktop does improve performance of running app. -- Fengchao (talk) 05:07, 15 March 2013 (UTC)

LZO for btrfs

I read about LZO compression and space_cache for btrfs lately: http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=article&item=btrfs_space_cache --Longint 18:53, 15 June 2011 (EDT)