Re: [f2fs-dev] [PATCH] f2fs: issue discard commands proactively in high fs utilization
From: Ju Hyung Park
Date: Tue May 14 2019 - 01:41:30 EST
On Wed, May 30, 2018 at 5:51 AM Jaegeuk Kim <jaegeuk@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> In the high utilization like over 80%, we don't expect huge # of large discard
> commands, but do many small pending discards which affects FTL GCs a lot.
> Let's issue them in that case.
> Signed-off-by: Jaegeuk Kim <jaegeuk@xxxxxxxxxx>
> diff --git a/fs/f2fs/segment.c b/fs/f2fs/segment.c
> index 6e40e536dae0..8c1f7a6bf178 100644
> --- a/fs/f2fs/segment.c
> +++ b/fs/f2fs/segment.c
> @@ -915,6 +915,38 @@ static void __check_sit_bitmap(struct f2fs_sb_info *sbi,
> + dpolicy->max_interval = DEF_MIN_DISCARD_ISSUE_TIME;
Isn't this way too aggressive?
Discard thread will wake up on 50ms interval just because the user has
used 80% of space.
60,000ms vs 50ms is too much of a stark difference.
I feel something like 10 seconds(10,000ms) could be a much more
reasonable choice than this.