[CentOS] 11TB ext4 filesystem - filesystem alternatives?
nux at li.nux.ro
Thu Sep 27 04:52:50 EDT 2012
On 27.09.2012 09:10, Rafał Radecki wrote:
> Hi All.
> I have a CentOS server:
> CentOS 5.6 x86_64
> which has a 11TB ext4 filesystem. I have problems with running fsck
> on it
> and would like to change the filesystem because I do not like the
> possibility of running long fsck on it, it's a production machine.
> Also I
> have some problems with running fsck (not enough RAM, problem with
> scratch_files option) and if the filesystem will need intervention I
> be in a problematic situation.
> Which other mature and stable filesystem can you recommend for such
Never had to deal with such a large filesystem, yet, but I'd try XFS on
Alternatively you can look at less supported filesystems such as BTRFS.
Or even http://zfsonlinux.org/.
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