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Alistair Silver badge

Re: Great OS

@shadmeister:

deadline scheduler generally provides better performance for heavy IO than cfq. cfq is the default in many cases.

adding "elevator=deadline" to kernel cmdline in grub/grub2 or

echo 'deadline' >> /sys/class/block/(drivelabel)/scheduler as root works.

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