Linked by Anil Gulecha on Thu 11th Sep 2008 16:15 UTC
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu OSNews has been reporting on the Debian/Ubuntu/GNU/Opensolaris hybrid for several years. But for those of you who've never looked more closely at this interesting OS, a Nexenta developer has laid out some of its more noteworthy features and advantages.
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Looking forward to EXT4, myself.
by BrendaEM on Mon 15th Sep 2008 18:36 UTC
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I think that file the pre-allocation is going to be the hot ticket for latency intensive things such as databases. Even in solid-state drives, using less memory means better data reliability.

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