[CentOS] best filesystem for a webserver

Евгений Килимчук ekilimchuk at gmail.com
Mon Oct 4 04:10:09 EDT 2010


Hello!

You can look at xfs: http://oss.sgi.com/projects/xfs/
I think this benchmarks help you:
http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=article&item=ext4_benchmarks&num=2
I use this file system for MySQL with a big DB on Software RAID. This file
system shows good perfomance for small files.

2010/10/3 Roland RoLaNd <r_o_l_a_n_d at hotmail.com>

>  Dear all,
>
> i'm setting up a new machine to handle a webserver with mysql
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> web directory contains alot of small files and database is around 15 GB
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> i've did a bit research, read alot of articles..
> mainly i came up with the understanding that:
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> EXT3 is the set it and forget it kind of filesystem.
> and reiserFS is the best choice for small files though there's a bigger
> risk of data loss upon power failure (better solved in ext3)
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> any advice on this matter? or any other filesystem you advise me to use on
> a production system?
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> thanks
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Best regards,

Eugene Kilimchuk <ekilimchuk at gmail.com>
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