Re: Solaris ZFS on Linux [Was: Re: the " 'official' point of view" expressed by regarding reiser4 inclusion]

From: Matthias Andree
Date: Tue Aug 01 2006 - 09:13:52 EST

Jan Engelhardt schrieb am 2006-08-01:

> >I didn't mean to say your particular drive were crap, but 200GB SATA
> >drives are low end, like it or not --
> And you think an 18 GB SCSI disk just does it better because it's SCSI?

18 GB SCSI disks are 1999 gear, so who cares?
Seagate didn't sell 200 GB SATA drives at that time.

> Esp. in long sequential reads.

You think SCSI drives aren't on par? Right, they're ahead.
98 MB/s for the fastest SCSI drives vs. 88 MB/s for Raptor 150 GB SATA
and 74 MB/s for the fastest other ATA drives.

(Figures obtained from's Performance Database.)

Matthias Andree
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