ReiserFS

Rod Roark rod at sunsetsystems.com
Mon Mar 25 16:40:33 PST 2002


Yeah Reiser is great, especially with recent kernels.  The
filesystem holding your kernel image needs to made with the
-notail option (if it's reiserfs), and -notail is less
space-efficient, so you may want a small, separate /boot 
filesystem.

-- Rod
   http://www.sunsetsystems.com/

On Monday 25 March 2002 16:34, Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 25, 2002 at 05:23:10PM -0700, Rob 'Feztaa' Park wrote:
> > Hello everybody,
> >
> > I'm planning to reinstall LFS this weekend, and I was just wondering
> > about alternatives to ext2fs.
> >
> > I did some poking around and reiserfs looks like a pretty good choice.
> > I've already read the reiserfs hint and it looks pretty simple.
> >
> > Can anybody share their experiences with reiserfs? Anything I should
> > look out for?
>
> Go for it. For what it's worth: i've been using reiserfs since the
> 2.2.18 kernel days and never had any problems.
>
> Other people have had horrible experiences with reiserfs. So your
> mileage may vary...
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