common filesystem for Linux and FreeBSD

David Robillard david.robillard at
Mon Dec 17 07:38:54 PST 2007

> That being the case, there is some data I would like to keep available to
> both FreeBSD and Linux systems, in stable read/write access with
> reasonably high access performance for both (fast enough to achieve
> decent frame rates, for instance).  This seems to rule out both ext3 and
> UFS2.  What filesystem(s) meet(s) my needs in this case?

NFS would probably do it. You can use either OS as the NFS server and
use which ever file system you desire.

David Robillard
UNIX systems administrator & Oracle DBA
CISSP, RHCE & Sun Certified Security Administrator
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