[mythtv-users] Is XFS the best choice?

Phill Edwards philledwards at gmail.com
Sat Feb 17 02:13:47 UTC 2007

> I didn't like ext3.  Subjectively response seemed slower accessing the video
> than it had been with xfs.
> I didn't like the non-immediate indication of remaining disk space if I
> chose "slow deletes".
> Most of all after reading that ext3 halts writes during deletes I was
> concerned about bad recordings during operations outside of the "slow
> delete" feature within myth.  (i.e. manual deletes, mythtranscode)

Maybe you'd like JFS. It doesn't have these issues AFAIK.

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