vincent.trouilliez at modulonet.fr
Fri May 20 10:00:55 UTC 2005
> Linux filesystems are kept in order and not scattered.
> You don't need to defrag..
> Hey, why do you think Linux servers can run for years on end?!
Good point ! I remember Windows needing 2 hours to defrag a small 8GB
hard drive. A *nix server with dozen of tera bytes of disk space and
frequent disk access, say databases, would probably be down 90% of it's
time if it had to defrag ! :-O How cool would that be, people could use
their workstation only 30 minutes per day ! ;-/
No wonder why they invented a defrag-free file system then, it was
simply mandatory !
> Linux makes life easier!
Indeed ! Long live Penguins... (and breezy badgers ;-)
Vince, happy with his friendly and competent Penguin...
More information about the ubuntu-users