[RC5] Losing lot of time with a computer crash

waldo kitty wkitty42 at alltel.net
Sat Jan 13 18:19:55 EST 2001

bwilson at fers.com wrote:
> Since it only writes the checkpoint every 15 minutes, it's a very small
> impact on performance.  Technically, it makes a difference, but you'd
> laugh at yourself if you saw how small the number is.

without digging thru the docs, one has to wonder where this 15 minute
figure comes from... my systems are configured to write a checkpoint
file every five minutes... is this the default you're quoting?

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