Subject: Re: LFS vs FFS
To: None <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 07/06/2004 20:32:35
On Tue, Jul 06, 2004 at 01:32:13AM +0100, wrote:
> anyone knows how stable LFS is in NetBSD-2.x and how it compares to FFS? 

I have used LFS for my /usr/src at home for a long time, I still get occasionnal
panics (especially on heavy write usage, such as a cvs checkout).

> Anyone encountered any practical advantages or disadvatages?

It's much faster for some usage patterns, and much slower for some others.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference