Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 10th Jun 2011 21:20 UTC, submitted by Debjit
Fedora Core "When it comes to adopting the newest technologies, Fedora is always at the front among the major Linux distributions. Well, Fedora might very well do it again by adopting a new file system for its next release. According to proposals for Fedora 16, Btrfs will be the default filesystem used in that release. The proposal has been approved by the Fedora Engineering Steering Committee. In Fedora 16, the switch from EXT4 to Btrfs will be a 'simple switch' - it means that major Btrfs features such as RAID and LVM capabilities will not be forced onto users."
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Comment by vikramsharma
by vikramsharma on Sun 12th Jun 2011 17:58 UTC
vikramsharma
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Not flaming but is btrfs mature (stable enough) to be shipped as a default filesystem. I am not trying to start a filesystem war.

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