[p4] Next Question - Hardware setup

Chuck Karish chuck.karish at gmail.com
Thu Nov 2 06:42:09 PST 2006


On 11/1/06, Venters, Cheryl <Cheryl_Venters at intuit.com> wrote:
> Let me throw out my next question. We are currently running p4 on
> Solaris 9. Db files and the journal used to sit on our SAN but have
> moved them to the local disk. Performance did improve when we made that
> move. We are looking at improving our hardware to support MUCH better
> performance and are looking for recommendations from other Solaris
> users. I'm also getting input from Perforce tech support but would love
> to hear from people actually running Solaris. Currently have 565 users,
> over 750 checkins a day, 100MB on versioned files.

Faster processors are more valuable than more processors.

Make sure the machine has enough memory that the db files
don't get paged from disk.  The db files should be on fast local
disk.

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Chuck Karish   karish at well.com   (415) 317-0182



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