file system comparisons

Alex Snow alex_snow at
Mon Nov 10 18:48:04 EST 2003

bc my filesystems were getting corrupted about once every 2 weeks 
requiring a boot into single user.
On Mon, Nov 10, 2003 at 06:38:13PM 
-0500, Chuck Hallenbeck wrote:
> Hey Alex,
> You said that the Reiser fs is crap, and I wonder what you meant
> by that. I have been using it without problems on my system for
> nearly a year now, and while I have not made any serious
> comparisons, it has been reliable and efficient for me. It seems
> to use less overhead that ext2 (have not tried ext3) and the idea
> of maintaining filenames in a balanced tree structure makes a lot
> of sense to me.
> So how is it crap?
> Chuck
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Who is General Failure and why is he reading my hard disk?

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