Linked by Pobrecito Hablador on Mon 2nd Nov 2009 21:19 UTC
Sun Solaris, OpenSolaris One of the advantages of ZFS is that it doesn't need a fsck. Replication, self-healing and scrubbing are a much better alternative. After a few years of ZFS life, can we say it was the correct decision? The reports in the mailing list are a good indicator of what happens in the real world, and it appears that once again, reality beats theory. The author of the article analyzes the implications of not having a fsck tool and tries to explain why he thinks Sun will add one at some point.
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RE: ZFS was a good first step
by c0t0d0s0 on Mon 2nd Nov 2009 23:08 UTC in reply to "ZFS was a good first step"
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Oh ... can't wait to see sync dedup in another filesystem really ready for prime-time ... let's say in the next 5-10 years ;)

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