Updated Kernel

There is a new legacy kernel out for 10.6.8. Lets see if it makes a difference for my setup.

The numbers are in MBs.
old new change
write 84.8 96.7 14.0%
read 263.1 290.7 10.5%
Version 1.03d
       ------Sequential Output------ --Sequential Input- --Random-
       -Per Chr- --Block-- -Rewrite- -Per Chr- --Block-- --Seeks--
  Size K/sec %CP K/sec %CP K/sec %CP K/sec %CP K/sec %CP  /sec %CP
  300M 32849  72 81068  40 45718  38 53773  94 160056  68  2092  19
       ------Sequential Create------ --------Random Create--------
       -Create-- --Read--- -Delete-- -Create-- --Read--- -Delete--
files  /sec %CP  /sec %CP  /sec %CP  /sec %CP  /sec %CP  /sec %CP
   16  8128  88 12142  83  7367  93  7690  93 14005  99  7919  99

ZFS array became significantly faster with the new kernel.


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