[ILUG-BOM] Any experiences with fs other than ext3?

Derwyn Dpenha derwynd at gmail.com
Tue Feb 17 09:34:10 IST 2009


you could also try moving to ext4 if you want to experiment with
filesystems, but try and get the latest kernel/distro before you do
this.

The ext4 is suppose to be slightly faster than ext3.



Derwyn


2009/2/15 Abhishek Amberkar [अभिषेक] <abhishek.amberkar at gmail.com>:
> On Fri, Feb 13, 2009 at 4:39 PM, Arun Khan <knura at yahoo.com> wrote:
>> On Wednesday 11 Feb 2009, Abhishek Amberkar [अभिषेक] wrote:
>>> Hello LUG Members,
>>>
>>> I want to try XFS on my home system. I have read some articles saying
>>> XFS is faster than Ext3 but Less reliable than it.
>>
>> Seriously what kind of slowdown are you experiencing?
>
> No slowdowns. I just want to try, so was looking for LUGers opinion.
>
>>
>> I would take the approach "don't fix it if it ain't broken"  ext3 is
>> very stable and comes with a good tool set for maintenance.
>>
>> Use some other disk partition to experiment with the various journaling
>> fs to whet your curiosity.
>
> Sure.
>
>
>
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