On Tue, 20 Oct 2009, Richard Elling wrote:

The ZIL device will never require more space than RAM.
In other words, if you only have 16 GB of RAM, you won't need
more than that for the separate log.

Does the wasted storage space annoy you? :-)

What happens if the machine is upgraded to 32GB of RAM later?

The write performace of the X25-E is likely to be the bottleneck for a write-mostly storage server if the storage server has excellent network connectivity.

Bob Friesenhahn
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