[CentOS] 5.3 and ext4

Peter Kjellstrom cap at nsc.liu.se
Thu Mar 19 13:22:54 UTC 2009


On Thursday 19 March 2009, Jerry Geis wrote:
> Is 5.3 and ext4 going to be safe?
> I have seen a couple reports of data loss using ext4?
> Has this already been fixed?

Like Jim said, not ext4's fault.

> What does the list recommend? ext3/ ext4?

Ext4 (actually ext4dev) in 5.3 will be a preview and not meant for general 
use. So most people should probably stay with ext3.

/Peter

> Thought maybe today we would start seeing 5.3 showing up... Looking
> forward to it.
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