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Re: Supported filesystems?



> 
> 6-12 months ago, a request was posted to the taroon list asking about 
> what features would be most desired for RHEL4.  I think the loudest 
> chorus was for filesystem things:  XFS, large (>2TB) block devices, etc.
> 

and every time XFS came up I asked "what specific reason".

> Did it just fall on deaf ears?  We see significant performance gains 
> with XFS over ext3, and there certainly seem to be other great reasons 
> (shrinking/growing partitions, dynamic inodes, fast large dir support 
> (faster than htree in ext3?), etc) to support it.

did you benchmark a recent 2.6 with the ext3 reservation stuff?
ext3 got quite a bit faster!
see http://people.redhat.com/arjanv/reservations.png

have you tried a htree ext3?


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