[linux-audio-user] Linux DAW otimization (and Kanotix)
brad at sonaural.com
Sat Feb 18 16:55:02 EST 2006
Lee Revell wrote:
> This helps a lot:
> echo 64 > /sys/block/hdc/queue/max_sectors_kb
> (replace hdc with your drive, repeat for all of them)
> Try that before you resort to patching the kernel.
> IIRC PD is not the best designed RT app (GUI stuff can delay the RT
> threads), but this might have improved lately.
What is given up by setting this to 64? I have a sata set at 1024 and an
IDE at 128. Certainly they were set at these settings for a reason (I
hope a good reason)
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