[nSLUG] Looking for a DNS secondary partner

Ian Campbell ian at slu.ms
Mon May 4 17:17:54 ADT 2009


On Mon, May 04, 2009 at 04:09:52PM -0400, Stephen Gregory wrote:
> On Mon, May 04, 2009 at 06:12:11PM +0000, Ian Campbell wrote:
> > 
> > What I never understood was why ext3 enjoys the popularity it does.
> 
> Ext3 has stability and reliability. Two nice features when you are
> dealing with data.

XFS has been around almost as long as Ext2, performs better, and has
other nice features not found in Ext2 (like safe online dump, online
defrag, and a couple features like guaranteed IO rate that I don't
think were ever ported to Linux... still, they exist.)



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