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Old 07-09-2003, 12:08 PM   #1
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reiser vs. ext3


I installed gentoo and they recommended you use the reiser file system. I went and used the ext3 because I have always used. Which one is better, or the advantages of either?
 
Old 07-09-2003, 01:49 PM   #2
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Search the forums, this was asked before.
 
Old 07-09-2003, 02:48 PM   #3
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http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...threadid=65449

This link was quite helpful to me. From what I can tell, reiser is a little more efficient than ext3.
 
Old 07-09-2003, 03:00 PM   #4
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Here is an article: Advanced filesystem implementor's guide
 
Old 07-09-2003, 04:11 PM   #5
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Once you've read all that stuff, go with reiser. It's more efficient and treats files better. I've lost some stuff due to ext3 that never happened with reiser.
 
  


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