• Subject: Re: CISC to RISC conversion questions
  • From: "Marc Zylka" <mzylka@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 30 Nov 1997 21:35:56 -0500

>Uh, we -did- cheat a little-- we did NOT run a RCLSTG on the old machines
>first.  But our operations staff is always fanatical about checking our
>backups for damaged objects, which is perhaps -the- main reason to run the
>RCLSTG.  I plan to sneak a RCLSTG on the old machines before we trash them
>just to see how long it takes.  (we haven't run one almost forever, and
>we're afraid how long it will take on a production machine)

Paul, thanks for the info.  I did a system save to 8mm, which took about
2 hours and 15 minutes, and a RCLSTG, which took 2 hours.  This is on
a model 300 with 64M Memory and 8G of storage.  This is the only 
RCLSTG that has ever been run and it only found 2 damaged objects.

Marc Zylka ( mzylka@netpath.net )

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