[arch-devops] Diskspace getting low on orion or let's get a bigger archive server

Sébastien Luttringer seblu at seblu.net
Fri Jun 5 04:10:50 UTC 2020

On Thu, 2020-06-04 at 21:38 +0200, Jelle van der Waa wrote:
> The biggest offender is the archive which seems to be requiring around ~
> 1TB per year, this might be due to the nature of how we archive as
> heftig pointed out we could use btrfs snapshots however no one has
> stepped up and I don't expect anyone to.

Archive is saving space via hardlinks. This has serious performance
shortcomings, but what kind of size improvement improvements we could expect
from btrfs?


Sébastien "Seblu" Luttringer

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