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Re: postfix and ext3



> You should mount your mail spool with "data=journal".  While this may
> seem contradictory (forcing journaling for the data in addition to the
> metadata), it will likely improve the performance for sync I/O loads
> like mail servers because it can do all of the I/O to the journal without
> any seek or sync overhead while the mail is arriving.  Eventually the
> journal will flush the data to the disk, but this can be done async
> because it is already safe in the journal.

the proposed solution has (more or less) no effect.

i hope i have done it right - here is the autput of "mount" for the var
partition - is this the correct setting ?

/dev/sda6 on /var type ext3 (rw,data=journal)

Alex.





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