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Save to disc frequency
09-30-2013, 03:24 AM
Post: #1
Question Save to disc frequency
As with any new program that will run all the time I looked at the disk I/O so it doesn't grind down my SSD... well it seems that WhatPulse is a grinder Smile

Right now I see ten 1kb writes per second... guess SQLite likes to write little things often...

Two questions:
1. can the data directory location be configured? (I know I can just hardlink to an HDD dir).
2. can the save frequency/disk activity be reduced?
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09-30-2013, 05:31 PM
Post: #2
RE: Save to disc frequency
1. Yep, use portable mode.
2. Nope, it's pretty low as it is.
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10-14-2013, 02:22 PM
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RE: Save to disc frequency
(09-30-2013 05:31 PM)smitmartijn Wrote:  2. Nope, it's pretty low as it is.
Yet it's still the top user of I/O when my computer is idle. Why does WhatPulse even need to do something when no input is being tracked (I've disabled uptime and network tracking)?
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