Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 28th Jun 2007 18:50 UTC, submitted by Punktyras
Linux "Hans Reiser is waiting for me, standing on the other side of an imitation-wood table. The room is small, the concrete walls bare. A guard locks the steel door from the outside. There is no sound. Reiser is wearing the red jumpsuit of a prisoner in solitary confinement, though he has been allowed to meet with me in this chilly visiting room. There was a time when he was known as a cantankerous but visionary open source programmer. His work was funded by the government; he was widely credited (and sometimes reviled) for rethinking the structure of the Linux operating system. Now he is known as prisoner BFP563."
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RE[3]: a sad day
by sbergman27 on Sat 30th Jun 2007 17:45 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: a sad day"
sbergman27
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Oh yeah:
http://linuxgazette.net/122/piszcz.html
Reiser4 actually isn't all that fast. Scroll down and read the conclusion.

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Thanks. That's another benchmark that makes me wonder why no one ever seems to get excited about JFS.

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