Quoting Greg 'groggy' Lehey ([EMAIL PROTECTED]): > > But still, I doubt if bonnie++ is a good test, and I have a hard time > > interpreting the results. I can publish the results somewhere, in a > > while. > Yes, bonnie++ tests the entire system, not just the disk. > Try benchmarks/rawio.
That might explain why bonnie++ results were quite similar on IDE as on SCSI. I just ran rawio on the plain IDE disk, and the RAID10 vinum volume, and now results *ARE* 'astonishing' :) Random read Sequential read Random write Sequential write ID K/sec /sec K/sec /sec K/sec /sec K/sec /sec IDE 1860.4 72 6799.4 415 1314.9 158 5914.3 361 VINUM 12008.3 724 14972.7 914 12072.5 726 13710.0 837 Thanks for all your help Greg! Sander. -- | Not one shred of evidence supports the notion that life is serious. | 1024D/08CEC94D - 34B3 3314 B146 E13C 70C8 9BDB D463 7E41 08CE C94D
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