Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 14th May 2010 22:23 UTC
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu "UDS is over! And in the customary wrap-up I stood up and told the audience what the Foundations team have been discussing all week. One of the items is almost certainly going to get a little bit of publicity. We are going to be doing the work to have btrfs as an installation option, and we have not ruled out making it the default. I do stress the emphasis of that statement, a number of things would have to be true for us to take that decision."
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RE[2]: It's an odd switch
by Bill Shooter of Bul on Sat 15th May 2010 18:10 UTC in reply to "RE: It's an odd switch"
Bill Shooter of Bul
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http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=article&item=linux_2634_fs&nu...

From April, but the general consensus is that ext4 is the best overall filesystem.

And a big warning is there too. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO RUN postgreSQL on BTRFS. The one real life example, btrfs chokes and dies on (doesn't crash, just crawls).

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