CFQ will be the new default IO scheduler - why?
From: Paa Paa
Date: Sun Jul 23 2006 - 15:07:43 EST
The default IO scheduler in 2.6.18 will be CFQ (Complete Fair Queuing)
instead of AS (Anticipatory Scheduler) as described here:
http://wiki.kernelnewbies.org/Linux_2_6_18. I tried to find (here, at lkml)
the discussion about this change with no luck.
What is the reason CFQ will be the new default? What advantages it has over
AS performance and feature wise? Any links to relevant and recent
And if there is a recent discussion about this online, a link would be
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