[CentOS] Filesystem for Maildir

Christopher Chan christopher at ias.com.hk
Wed Nov 28 15:18:29 UTC 2007

>> What does fsbench say? It has the best writing performance too?!?
> No, according to the fsbench results, ReiserFS wins on Read Performance, 
> but XFS is, approximately, four times more faster on write.
> I said that the ReiserFS have the best performance based on my 
> read/write server statics, where read requests are 70% of total I/O 
> requests.

Ah. Too bad reiserfs is not stable enough for you.

> In production, with ReiserFS, the server load average was around 30% 
> lower than XFS.

I guess Hans got something right with his reiserfs.

>> Please post your findings. :-)
> I'm doing new tests with ReiserFS, XFS, EXT3 and JFS in CentOS 5. I will 
> post soon as possible.

Thank you very much in advance.

> And sorry for my english...

No need to be and it is not bad at all.

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