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Re: 2TB file system

On Aug 16, 2011 2:31 PM, "Roger Leigh" <rleigh@codelibre.net> wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 16, 2011 at 12:31:53PM -0400, Rick Pasotto wrote:
> > I recently acquired a 2TB SATA HD that I have not yet installed. It will
> > be used entirely to store media files. Would there be any problems in
> > formating the entire disk (no partitions) as an EXT4 file system?
> >
> > Any other considerations?
> If you like living a bit more dangerously than the preceding
> suggestions, you could use btrfs.  You can use subvolumes to
> obviate the need for separate partitions or LVM.

Yes, I've heard nothing but good things about btrfs. I plan to acquire a few old servers and setup ceph on these systems (should be fun, can't wait).

And, if anyone wants to donate to the 'me ha project' ya know where to find me :)

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