Re: Filesystem benchmarks: ext2 vs ext3 vs jfs vs minix

Florin Andrei (
27 Mar 2002 06:17:04 -0800

On Wed, 2002-03-27 at 05:54, Matthew Kirkwood wrote:
> 3. The journalled filesystems do have measurable overhead
> for this workload.

Can you repeat the tests with XFS too?

In my tests, it did the best for database-type workloads (and generally,
for large files with multiple access).

Florin Andrei

"Sorry judge, we would like to publish the file formats, but the data is not stored in files. It is stored in a database that is an indivisible part of the operating system." - a potential future Microsoft excuse

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