Subject Re: [ib-support] How to utilize maximum memory.
Author Martijn Tonies
> I already tried it, months ago, with RC2.
> I used a W2K Pro as Server, with IDE hard disks (SCSI hard disks act
> better), and the W2K driver for RAM Disk (free from M$, with source!).
> I've got very good improvements in Restore operations, so I must expect
> that it could help a lot in big queries.

I believe that the MS RAM disk is a very small driver, right? My tests
with it weren't exactly very fast - I think if you have a decent RAM disk,
you should be able to get much better performance on large sort

Martijn Tonies
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