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Increased Efficiency during Initialization of Global Metadata Structures

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000032418D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Nov-04
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Nov-04

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

The invention involves using a specific opcode in the journal to indicate that a structure needs to be initialized. By using this opcode instead of storing the entire initialized structure, a considerable amount of journal space is saved.