[mythtv-users] Which filesystem deletes large files the fastest?

IvanK. chepati at yahoo.com
Tue Oct 26 18:49:39 UTC 2004

On Tuesday 26 October 2004 01:28 pm, David Muench wrote:
> > Which FS deletes large files the fastest, without loosing too much when
> > it crashes?
> I'm very pleased with JFS, it seems to delete things instantly. XFS also
> worked very well for me in the past, but when I rebuilt my backend I
> decided to try JFS this time around.

I second that.  JFS takes less than a second on my disk to delete ~10GB files.
By the way, there's a whole section dedicated to filesystems in the HOWTO.  
Perhaps you can start by reading that?


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