[CentOS] Re: file system defragmentation -- [OT] The Blog will come tonight ...

Fri Aug 26 16:16:42 UTC 2005
rado <rado at rivers-bend.com>

On Fri, 2005-08-26 at 08:55 -0700, Bryan J. Smith wrote:
> Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Please cover ... cut ...
> I will.  I will cover many things.  I am going to take
> several hours to detail many things.  E.g., how XFS uses
> extents and other features to prevent fragmentation, but also
> how that can be a performance issue for XFS in some cases
> (e.g., temporary files).
> I am _purposely_ not posting on this matter on-list because I
> don't want the "OT" dogs to start pissing on me again.  So
> please, if you make requests, please do it _off-list_.  I
> will post the link on-list, and people can comment on my blog
> directly, and I will add any additional information
> requested. 
> This way I will not be accused of going off-topic and taking
> down the list because it has *0* to do with CentOS.  Please
> be considerate of the fact that I'm purposely avoiding this
> thread on-list.  ;->

Well, I can sure respect what you are doing here, Brian, and I, myself
am looking forward to the blog as I am also interested in the de-frag

John Rose