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On Thu, Jun 30, 2005 at 12:53:15AM -0700, Rick Moen wrote:
> Quoting Troy Arnold (troy-vox@zenux.net):
> > I understand the reasoning behind all your boot options except the
> > noatime on /var/* and /tmp.  What's the scoop on that ?
> Small speed advantage.  Fewer timestamp updates means faster access.
> (Don't forget that atime has to get updated if you merely "ls" a
> directory.)

Well, yeah: but only of the directory, yes? (Brief experimentation seems
to confirm this.) Seems like an incredibly small advantage.

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