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Re: svn commit: r1491765 - /subversion/site/publish/docs/release-notes/1.8.html

From: Branko Čibej <brane_at_wandisco.com>
Date: Tue, 11 Jun 2013 14:50:51 +0200

On 11.06.2013 14:38, stefan2_at_apache.org wrote:
> Author: stefan2
> Date: Tue Jun 11 12:38:53 2013
> New Revision: 1491765
>
> URL: http://svn.apache.org/r1491765
> Log:
> * site/publish/docs/release_notes/1.8.html
> (fsfs-deltification): say why we don't enable it by default and what
> caches the user should enable to minize adverse effects
>
> Modified:
> subversion/site/publish/docs/release-notes/1.8.html
>
> Modified: subversion/site/publish/docs/release-notes/1.8.html
> URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/subversion/site/publish/docs/release-notes/1.8.html?rev=1491765&r1=1491764&r2=1491765&view=diff
> ==============================================================================
> --- subversion/site/publish/docs/release-notes/1.8.html (original)
> +++ subversion/site/publish/docs/release-notes/1.8.html Tue Jun 11 12:38:53 2013
> @@ -1147,7 +1147,11 @@ size will usually be minimal.</p>
>
> <div class="notice">
> <p>By default, directory and property deltification are <em>disabled</em>.
> - You must edit <tt>db/fsfs.conf</tt> to enable these features.</p>
> + You must edit <tt>db/fsfs.conf</tt> to enable these features. The reason
> + is that deltification may amplify I/O in certain situations. To minimize
> + that effect, enable the <a
> + href="http://subversion.apache.org/docs/release-notes/1.7.html#data-caches"
> + >txdelta cache</a>.</p>
> </div>

Hmmm .... why didn't we just give "svnadmin create" new flags to control
these features? Editing fsfs.conf every time one creates a new
repository would tend to become a bit tedious.

-- Brane

-- 
Branko Čibej | Director of Subversion
WANdisco // Non-Stop Data
e. brane_at_wandisco.com
Received on 2013-06-11 14:51:30 CEST

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