Subject: Re: Your computer will be slllowwwwing dooowwwnnnnnn....
On Saturday, 20 January 2018 05:10:33 UTC-5, David Taylor wrote:
> On 19/01/2018 19:03, Mayayana wrote:
> > It's about kernel calls. So, for instance, if
> > you're using a graphic editor and applying a filter
> > tp a giant image, that shouldn't slow down
> > because it's just calculations. But if you're
> > doing something intensive that requires a lot
> > of disk read/write than that will be slower
> > because it will now essentially require calling
> > an external program for each operation.
> I'm processing several hundreds of GB of data every day, and monitoring
> CPU and disk queue levels, no significant change seen (i.e. it's within
> normal variations).
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It's going to be the "frog in slowly heating water" for us. We won't notice much until one day we
say, "Hey! I can't stream 4K programming anymore, and HD is sporadic and processing 100 RAW photos
is taking me until 8:30 when I used to be finished at 7:30!"