Re: jffs2 vs nfs
Wookey <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> +++ Oliver Kurth [05-04-18 12:17 -0700]:
>> On Mon, 2005-04-18 at 15:15 -0400, ER wrote:
>> > I've notice that when the jffs2 file system is considerably
>> > slower than the nfs filesystem. Is that normal? Not to mention
>> > that my application is also very much slower.
>> > What can be done? Is cramfs faster then jffs2?
> It's not the FS - but RAM is generally _much_ faster than flash, so
> in practice 'yes'.
But cramfs is usually in flash as well. It now depends on the
filesystem implementation (I suspect cramfs is a bit faster). You can
have an initial ramdisk with a cramfs image, this would make a
difference in speed but uses the RAM.