Today’s blog post starts with a question:
“In my continuous integration environment, running tests
currently takes 30 minutes. I
believe that a large percentage of time is spent in MySQL, and I want to know if putting MySQL
on tmpfs will cut that time down?”.
I have previously written about how to configure MySQL to be less durable in testing environments, but today I wanted to write about how we can really test the assumption that the question is based around. That is to say:
- We know that …