Bug#660196: debian-installer: installing wheezy on a btrfs / takes >=4 hours
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* What led up to the situation?
tried installing debian wheezy on my system from a iso using a
btrfs root file system
* What exactly did you do (or not do) that was effective (or
tried making btfs on lvm and raid 1 also tried on my desktop
machine with hardware raid and 16GB of ram
* What was the outcome of this action?
still took 4 hours while using the same cd iso and on same
machine with ext4 took ~35min
* What outcome did you expect instead?
I expected the install to take ~35min
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-- System Information:
Debian Release: wheezy/sid
APT prefers testing
APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Kernel: Linux 3.2.0-1-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_GB.utf8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.utf8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash