Re: Linux Kernel Dump Summit 2005

From: Felix Oxley
Date: Wed Oct 12 2005 - 04:58:47 EST

Thank you for helping a clueless newbie :-)

> Notice that suspend2 project actually introduced compression *for
> speed*. Doing it right means that it is faster to do it
> compressed.

I see!
Little benchmarks here:
shows 15% speed _increase_ with compression.

> See Jamie Lokier's description how to *never* slow down.
Sorry, where is this?

So, if compression is a no-brainer then it is just necessary for the user to
select: no dump. partial dump or full dump suitable for there circumstances?
Can this be set from user-space?

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