common filesystem for Linux and FreeBSD

Mark D. Foster mark at
Tue Dec 18 07:42:22 PST 2007

Ivan Voras wrote:
> ext2fs is "stable" in the sense that there are no known bugs, and it's
> 100% compatible with Linux. It "just works".
> Unless you get frequent power outages or similar "hard" errors, the lack
> of journaling shouldn't bother you much.

I suggest that ext2+noatime is going to give him much better performance
vs. ext3 anyway.

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 intelligence of the smartest bears and the dumbest tourists.'
Mark D. Foster, CISSP <mark at>

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