[linux-elitists] Broken promises (was: The desktop in your pocket)

Jeff Waugh jdub@perkypants.org
Tue Jan 27 19:29:38 PST 2004

<quote who="Andrew">

> RAID5 is a different story; the amount of overhead in calculating the
> parity (yeah I know XOR) and writing *different* data to different disks
> is (IMO) significantly higher than straight-out mirroring.

s/significantly/marginally (and on modern cpus, mostly irrelevantly)/

- Jeff

GVADEC 2004: Kristiansand, Norway                    http://2004.guadec.org/
          Perl: Making thick Windows admins redundant since 1987.

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