Linked by Rahul on Thu 22nd Jan 2009 18:33 UTC
Fedora Core The latest Fedora development snapshot makes Ext4 the default file system and adds experimental support for the next generation btrfs filesystem. "According to current plans, version 11 of Fedora, which is expected to arrive in late May, will use Ext4 as its standard file system. That's what the Fedora Engineering Steering Committee (FESCo) recently decided, following a heated discussion in an IRC meeting. If however Ext3's successor encounters big problems with the pre-release versions of Fedora 11, the developers will dump that plan and revert to Ext3."
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RE: bleeding edge
by poundsmack on Thu 22nd Jan 2009 20:23 UTC in reply to "bleeding edge"
poundsmack
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not that much of a rush. ext4 has been an option since fedora 9 (maybe 8? but i dont think so), so its not that new. i am interested to see how it runs when 11 gets to a stable beta.

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