[CentOS] Fwd: Bug 800181: NFSv4 on RHEL 6.3 over six times slower than 5.8

Thu Jul 19 17:06:34 UTC 2012
Lamar Owen <lowen at pari.edu>

On Wednesday, July 18, 2012 03:31:53 PM Les Mikesell wrote:
> Sure, everything can break and most will sometime, but does this
> happen often enough that you'd want to slow down all of your network
> disk writes by an order of magnitude on the odd chance that some app
> really cares about a random write that it didn't bother to fsync?

For some applications, yes, that is exactly what I would want to do.  It depends upon whether performance is more or less important than reliability.