Subject: Re: NetBSD file system details
To: Robert Cates <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <email@example.com>
Date: 06/16/2005 13:05:53
On Thu, 16 Jun 2005, Robert Cates wrote:
> can anybody tell me where I can find good, detailed, technical info
> about the file system(s) NetBSD uses (ELF I believe)?
The standard file system is the Berkeley Fast File System (FSS)
also known as UFS (UNIX file system).
Here are some docs:
(ELF is the executable and linking format -- see
> I would like to
> compare the NetBSD file system with the EXT3 and ReiserFS from Linux, at
> a technical, possibly performance level.
> I don't suppose the NetBSD AMD64 platform file system is any different than the i386 platforms. Or?
Jeremy C. Reed
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