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Re: ext3 Overhead



On Wed, 2004-02-11 at 09:55, christian braun ch abb com wrote:
> Hello!
> 
> I'm using a CompactFlash as storage device. Since those CF cards only
> have limited write cycles (CF does wear-levelling by itself, but you
> don't want to write too many timet so the card) i was wondering by
> what a factor the journaling of ext3 increases the write accesses to
> the CompactFlash compared to ext2. Thanks a lot already for your help!

Is there any reason you're looking at ext2/3 rather than using jffs2,
which is specifically designed for flash?

http://sources.redhat.com/jffs2/

-- 
Matthew Berg <galt gothpoodle com>




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