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by Jey123456
Sat Mar 13, 2021 12:02 pm
Forum: Submit Suggestions
Topic: Read priority when deferred write is on.
Replies: 4
Views: 988

Re: Read priority when deferred write is on.

this is still an issue as of 4.1.0 No need for anything complex, just an option to pause the normal write flush (not the urgent as urgent happen when cache is full) when a read request happen. For my use case at least, its the #1 problem i get with primocache by far. to an extent where, i often end ...
by Jey123456
Wed Aug 12, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: PrimoCache is making my hard drives slower..
Replies: 10
Views: 1761

Re: PrimoCache is making my hard drives slower..

testing its performance without write, is pretty tricky and doesnt really provide usefull data. you can "test" it by reading specific files on your disk multiple times i suppose, eventually theyll be cached due to the constant read and then youll get to see the cache speed but youll also h...
by Jey123456
Wed Aug 12, 2020 1:12 pm
Forum: Submit Suggestions
Topic: Read priority when deferred write is on.
Replies: 4
Views: 988

Read priority when deferred write is on.

As the title says, my suggestion would be for an option (or even it being default), to give priority to non cached read, over deferred write when deferred write is enabled. What i mean by this, is say, i have 5 gb of deferred l1 write currently being flushed, on an hdd this can take a while. If i tr...