[Python-Dev] Ext4 data loss

Oleg Broytmann phd at phd.pp.ru
Fri Mar 13 10:28:07 CET 2009

On Thu, Mar 12, 2009 at 10:14:41PM -0600, Adam Olsen wrote:
> Yet the ext4
> developers didn't see it that way, so it was sacrificed to new
> performance improvements (delayed allocation).

   Ext4 is not the only FS with delayed allocation. New XFS has it, btrfs
will have it. Don't know about other OS/FS (ZFS? NTFS?)

     Oleg Broytmann            http://phd.pp.ru/            phd at phd.pp.ru
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