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Reading big files from an SSD in Windows is slower than expected

Thanks to the comment by @AndrewMorton, I was able to actually find the cause of my problem, it was related to the topic discussed in this article: https://techreport.com/review/27212/samsungs-840-evo-...
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Explorer is slow to open new window on Windows 10: what could the issue be?

I think you are trying to attach Images in your WebBrowser (on SuperUser StackExchange) and hence opening the Windows Dialog. It may be some slowness in your WebBrowser. Try with alternate WebBrowser. ...
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How to avoid non contiguous directories

The problem isn't really with the folder fragmentation, I dare say. The problem is that the stat(2) system call requires a seek to read the inode. For a very large directory, the inode numbers tend ...
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Bash command to see which types of operations in c program take most time

OK, now I found it. It is: strace -c EDIT: so apparently this is not a "profiling" tool/or is not the right way to do it. The thing is that I had strace in mind, this is why I mention it ...
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