[mythtv-users] OT: Filesystems for recordings

John Drescher drescherjm at gmail.com
Wed Nov 29 04:19:05 UTC 2006

On 11/28/06, Tom Bishop <bishoptf at gmail.com> wrote:
> Something to keep in mind, when I was reading about filesystems and LVM,
> neither JFS and/or XFS can be shrunk if needed.  A good example would be you
> have a failing drive and would like to replace it, I think if you google and
> look for it you will come across several threads that talk about this.

I find this unacceptable (as I shrink my lvm partitions every once and a
while) so I  use reiserfs or ext3 for the most part with lvm unless I am
absolutely certain that I will never want to shrink.

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