Re: Advice about ext3, please
On Mon, Mar 9, 2009 at 05:15, Steven Demetrius
> Does anyone here power off their computer without first shutting it down?
> Maybe, but after having to spend time repairing the system and/or rebuilding
> it or losing data they most likely don't anymore.
Power outages still occur.
I was under the impression ext3 was the Good Thing™ and ext4 is the
future, but with all the counter-claims i got curious. If uptime is
important you'll want ext3 over ext2 (not this case i guess), if data
loss is important (if?) i think the journal helps... And lately disk
capacity is less and less a problem, so why not ext3? Btw, how does
one know how much space is the journal using?