Subject: Re: what's it take to get a journaling filesystem?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: rudolf <email@example.com>
Date: 12/14/2005 18:57:59
Thor Lancelot Simon wrote:
> I think that's very much wrong. Much of the design of ZFS, it seems
> to me, is a well-founded reaction *against* strictly eparating logical
> volume management from the filesystem implementation. Doing so discards
> many opportunities to improve performance and reliability, as I think even
> the introductory slides on ZFS that you can find on Sun's web site
> pretty conclusively demonstrate.
Thanks for the clarification, you are right. It could be possible to do
this within GEOM e.g. if the filesystems were something like a geom
objects too, but from the slides I have here it's clear that it works as
you described and filesystems are in upper layers. I'm sorry for the