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    Re: Which file system to use with Debian? (Score: 1)
    by hildeb on Wednesday, March 20 @ 20:02:39 GMT
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    Definitely. JFS has sucked bigtime in c’t recent test (a big German mag).

    JFS was the only FS that was thrashed by their stress test.

    Nothing I’d like to run a production server.

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    Re: Which file system to use with Debian? (Score: 1)
    by joeg on Wednesday, March 20 @ 20:07:37 GMT
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    Hmmm I will need to make some shares for windows machines.. so I guess XFS won’t be the most reliable solution, and after talking with a few people maybe not Reiserfs either.. Looks like Ext3 might be a smart choice?! Anybody know if there are plans to have the default filesystem ext3 anytime soon (now that redhat and (i think?) mandrake are choosing ext3 by default..)? Or perhaps another question.. is there any way to reliably convert these filesystems to another (a la fat -> fat32 ntfs) without backing up, format, restore?

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