[K12OSN] Anyone Running ext4 with Centos 5.3/k12ltsp 5.3?

Robert Arkiletian robark at gmail.com
Thu May 14 15:50:09 UTC 2009

On Thu, May 14, 2009 at 7:22 AM, Burroughs, Henry <HBurroughs at hhprep.org> wrote:
> I saw that 5.3 got support for ext4.  Is anyone using this in a production
> environment?   I might give it a roll this summer when I migrate my central
> NFS/Samba server from Centos 4.x to 5.3…. thankfully I’ll make a full backup
> of the Virtual Machine before I play around with ext4, but I was wondering
> if anyone else had gone down that trail yet?  I would love to get the
> performance increases.

I am interested in this also. Specifically NFS performance of ext4 vs
xfs. Please let us know if you discover one to be better than the

I have talked to a few people who recommended xfs over ext3 for NFS
but so far no one I know is using ext4.

Robert Arkiletian
Eric Hamber Secondary, Vancouver, Canada

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