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Re: How stable is ext3fs?



On Fri, Mar 01, 2002 at 11:13:01PM -0000, matt dickinson wrote:
> > Well, perhaps it time that someone rewrote the defragger to work with
> > 4k blocks, and so that it doens't leave your filesystem a smoking heap
> > of debris if your system crashes in the middle of the defrag
> > operation.   :-) 
> 
> 
> So what is the currently recommended defrag tool?
> 
> Matthew

It seems:

o defrag for 1k blocks (unmounted, and you are sure there won't be any power,
hardware or software problems during the operation)

o everything else --- cp -a





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