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Apr 27, 2009, 02:02 (0 Talkback[s])

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"Let us say that very soon, people are going to start trusting Btrfs. We know that Btrfs' primary focus is server side hosting. It comes equipped with its own defragmentation tools that run both online and offline. So why would I need support for anything else. XFS has been out for many years and has gained the trust of storage administrators worldwide as a stable, excellent performing and extremely scalable file system solution. XFS offers both online and offline defragmentation. AdvFS supports online defragmentation and recently I have even heard proposals for an Ext4-fs online defragmentation implementation."

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