[arch-dev-public] Devs choice of filesystems

eliott eliott at cactuswax.net
Sun Feb 10 13:33:44 EST 2008

> JFS performance is generally good, in fact it was the fastest of any for
> large big writes (writing many-gigabyte files sequentially).
> However, under the bonnie++ mixed-bag performance tests, both locally
> and over NFS, the xfs performance stats were faster, though anecdotally
> seemed to consume more processor.
> JFS, I believe, is also hands-down the fastest at deleting even an
> extremely large file.

ps. I love the term 'mixed-bag'.

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