RE: Filesystem Block Size ? 1K or 4K or 8K ?

Date: Wed, 15 Oct 2008 12:40:01 +0530
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WOW Greg.

Probably I still belong to the Old Technology of using Mounted Filesystems for Database in a NON-RAC scenario.


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From: Greg Rahn [] Sent: Wednesday, October 15, 2008 3:21 AM To: VIVEK_SHARMA
Subject: Re: Filesystem Block Size ? 1K or 4K or 8K ?

Out of curiosity, why are you choosing VxFS over ASM?

On Tue, Oct 14, 2008 at 3:23 AM, VIVEK_SHARMA <> wrote:

> Should the Filesystem (VXFS) Block Size be set to 1K, 4K or 8K? ... Personally

> I think it should be 4 K (i.e. Equal to the Page-size)



Greg Rahn

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