replacing readahead by preload

Matt Zimmerman mdz at
Mon Feb 11 14:43:34 GMT 2008

On Sat, Feb 09, 2008 at 01:06:52PM +0100, Jérôme Bouat wrote:
> I get overall speed enhancement by using "preload" and removing "readahead".
> Why not doing like me for the default configuration ?

I believe this is something the desktop team is investigating for a future
release.  It would not be appropriate to make an intrusive change like this
at the present time (mid-cycle for 8.04 LTS).

 - mdz

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