• Subject: buffering
  • From: "Leif Svalgaard" <leif@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 7 Oct 2000 14:57:28 -0500

As part of my ongoing investigation of sorting large files,
I'm reading the files myself into storage to sort them there.
I have a question about buffering. It doesn't make sense
that it takes 15 minutes to read 10Mb (1,000,000 records
of 10 bytes each), so I must not have the right buffering
set up. What controls that? I was under the (mistaken ?)
impression that suitable buffering was done by OS/400
so I don't have to worry about it. If that's the case, it
is doing a poor job. More likely, I need to do something
to get better buffering. What?

Leif Svalgaard

| This is the MI Programmers Mailing List!
| To submit a new message, send your mail to MI400@midrange.com.
| To subscribe to this list send email to MI400-SUB@midrange.com.
| To unsubscribe from this list send email to MI400-UNSUB@midrange.com.
| Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator: dr2@cssas400.com

As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases.

This thread ...


Follow On AppleNews
Return to Archive home page | Return to MIDRANGE.COM home page

This mailing list archive is Copyright 1997-2022 by midrange.com and David Gibbs as a compilation work. Use of the archive is restricted to research of a business or technical nature. Any other uses are prohibited. Full details are available on our policy page. If you have questions about this, please contact [javascript protected email address].

Operating expenses for this site are earned using the Amazon Associate program and Google Adsense.