Subject: Re: LFS
To: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christian Smith <email@example.com>
Date: 05/19/2004 12:24:08
On Tue, 18 May 2004, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
>On Mon, May 17, 2004 at 01:21:05PM -0500, Sridhar Ayengar wrote:
>> Does LFS work well enough for production use in 1.6.2?
>In 2.0 it looks OK (I use it for my /usr/src), but it may not in 1.6.2
I had some random corruption during the 1.6 -current series, which I
presume is down to it being in a permanent state of experimentation.
I'd say before even thinking about putting it into production, test that
it actually is faster for your needs than regular FFS. I found that using
bonnie at least, it was actually slower, especially on writes where LFS
was designed to excel.
My 2c, don't bother.
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