|author||Robert Elliott <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2016-12-22 14:50:49 -0600|
|committer||Jens Axboe <email@example.com>||2017-01-02 18:19:49 -0700|
Clean up unit prefixes for binary multiples in comments and prints
Change comments and prints that are referring to values based on binary multiples to use IEC 80000-13 prefixes for binary multiples rather than SI prefixes for decimal multiples (e.g., KiB, MiB, and GiB rather than KB, MB, and GB). Includes a fix for the rate_min print that was printing "KB/s" although it was really printing bytes per second. Includes a fix for goptions confusing the PB and TB units (while changing them to PiB and TiB). Signed-off-by: Jens Axboe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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@@ -233,7 +233,7 @@ sections. The reserved 'global' section is always parsed and used.
The --alloc-size switch allows one to use a larger pool size for smalloc.
If running large jobs with randommap enabled, fio can run out of memory.
Smalloc is an internal allocator for shared structures from a fixed size
-memory pool. The pool size defaults to 16M and can grow to 8 pools.
+memory pool. The pool size defaults to 16MiB and can grow to 8 pools.
NOTE: While running .fio_smalloc.* backing store files are visible in /tmp.