Re: regression - slow git rebase performance with 2.6.39-rcX kernel

From: Jens Axboe
Date: Tue Apr 12 2011 - 09:07:30 EST

On 2011-04-12 14:51, Pekka Enberg wrote:
> Hi,
> [ Fixed your empty CC list. ]
> On Tue, Apr 12, 2011 at 3:45 PM, Zdenek Kabelac
> <zdenek.kabelac@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> I'm noticing quite slower speed of my git rebase commands on my git
>> tree compared with 2.6.38 kernel.
>> I've T61 with SSD disc drive, ext4 fs, and by default deadline disk
>> io scheduler
>> The counter showing the number of 'rebased' patches on top of master
>> is going much slower.
>> When I boot 2.6.38 kernel it's much faster.
>> Is it a known problem - or do I need to make a bisect ?
> No, I don't think it's a known problem. Git bisect would be helpful,
> obviously.

Definitely, interesting. Bisect would help. I'll try a similar workload
here and see if I see any differences. How big is your rebase, and what
are the runtimes (approximately) on .38 vs .39-rc?

Jens Axboe

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