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From Tom Wheeler <tomwh...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Recommended file-system for DataNode
Date Thu, 08 Oct 2009 17:26:11 GMT
As an aside, there's a short article comparing the two in the latest
edition of Linux Journal.  It was hardly scientific, but the main
points were:

  - XFS is faster than ext3, especially for large files
  - XFS is currently unsupported on Red Hat Enterprise, but apparently
will be soon.

On Thu, Oct 8, 2009 at 12:12 PM, Stas Oskin <stas.oskin@gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks for the info, question is whether XFS performance justifies switching
> from the more common Ext3?

Tom Wheeler

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