Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

More on LinuxToday

Interview: Chris Mason About Btrfs

Aug 09, 2007, 11:15 (0 Talkback[s])

WEBINAR: On-demand webcast

How to Boost Database Development Productivity on Linux, Docker, and Kubernetes with Microsoft SQL Server 2017 REGISTER >

[ Thanks to liquidat for this link. ]

"Q: Describe Btrfs with your own words.

"Btrfs is a new filesystem released under the GPL that is designed to scale to huge storage. Scaling doesn't just mean being able to address that storage, but also deal with corrupt data and metadata. This means online filesystem checking tools and repair, and integrated checksumming to detect errors..."

Complete Story

Related Stories: