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Re: [SLE] Please help: one partition MUCH slower than the others
  • From: Pieter Hulshoff <phulshof@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 25 Jan 2005 06:14:09 +0100
  • Message-id: <200501250614.09318.phulshof@xxxxxxxxx>
On Monday 24 January 2005 22:41, Jon Nelson wrote:
> On Mon, 24 Jan 2005, Pieter Hulshoff wrote:
> > Hello all,
> >
> > For some reason, one of my partitions is MUCH slower than the others. Any
> > other partition, even on the same disk, gives me speeds of 40-50 MB/s.
> > This one however gives only 4-8 MB/s. This is independent of the
> > partition being mounted or not. smartctl does not give me any errors, and
> > fschk didn't find any problems either. Any thoughts/suggestions?
>
> What filesystem? How are you measuring the speed?

Filesystem is ReiserFS, but since I'm using hdparm for the speedtest the
filesystem shouldn't really matter. I've tried copying files as well though,
and I see about the same difference in speed.

Regards,

Pieter Hulshoff

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