How much memory do you have on that machine, if you're running ZFS and VMs?
> On May 18, 2014, at 5:27 PM, James Hoyt <djnati...@gmail.com> wrote: > > So I setup a MacZFS RaidZ rather easily and was happy with myself. I had four > 3 TB internal SATA drives in a zpool giving me around 9 TB of space. > > jamess-imac:~ sangie$ zpool status murr > pool: murr > state: ONLINE > scrub: none requested > config: > > NAME STATE READ WRITE CKSUM > murr ONLINE 0 0 0 > raidz1 ONLINE 0 0 0 > disk3s2 ONLINE 0 0 0 > disk1s2 ONLINE 0 0 0 > disk2s2 ONLINE 0 0 0 > disk4s2 ONLINE 0 0 0 > > errors: No known data errors > > So I Filled it up with about 5 GBs of data, mainly images and FLAC/music > files and everything just drags on it. It takes a long time for files to be > listed in finder and when I try to save an image from Firefox, it will just > grind and grind while I try to navigate to a folder. I have vmware Fusion > setup on my SSD (my main Mac drive) and doing anything on my zpool from > Windows (like using MediaMonkey to organize FLAC files on it) uses up 100% of > the CPU, freezing up my computer until the moves are done, even when moving > around 30 files. > > Is my zpool okay? What's going on? Is this type of slowness normal or do I > have a bad drive? How will MacZFS report to me if a drive in the array goes > bad? I installed SMARTReporter Lite and it shows all drives as green. If I > have some drives on SATA II and others on SATA III would that affect > anything? > > If you want me to run any tests on it, I will do so gladly. Just let me know. > > Thanks! > -- > > --- > You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups > "zfs-macos" group. > To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an > email to zfs-macos+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. > For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.
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