[SATLUG] File server

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Sun Aug 12 13:57:04 CDT 2012


Don Davis wrote:
> Why do you want a file server that dual boots? Why the switch back and
> forth? Why not just VM the MS stuff and avoid putting whatever you have
> on your RAID 5 at risk of some MS related infection?
>
> Are you asking about the RAID FS? Why not XFS?

XFS is only really needed for very large partitions (petabytes).  ext4 
is fine for most cases.  If you think you need something else, do a 
benchmark for your system.

   -- Bruce




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