block size

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    How to monitor/identify used blocksize (for different data)

    Hi, I decided to split up my large FreeNas pool into smaller ones. While doing that I want to optimize (recordsize of) the new pools for the different content that I have (video, photo, documents, software, vms). While that is fairly simple for videos i struggled for photos. Historically I...
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    9265-8i Desktop and Dell C6100 Testing Cachecade for Photo Editing

    Just wanted to start a blog on this in case anyone has any tips or questions. Moving from Intels onboard IRST to an LSI 9265-8i with 1GB ram cache and planning a 512GB Cachecade for workstation use. Goal is to be able to flip quickly through photos stored on a hard disk array as fast as I can on...