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Re: Removing softdep

On Sat, Jun 07, 2008 at 01:11:42PM -0400, Greg A. Woods; Planix, Inc. wrote:
> >Data integrity sounds great, but data integrity without performance  
> >is..
> You've got that backwards in a major way.
> Performance without data integrity is totally useless.  You may as  
> well turn off your computers and go back to pen and paper.

Heh.  Well, I do care for my data (RAID6 and multiple backup schemes), but
I have never lost any data because of softdeps, so I don't consider it a
big risk in my case.

Without decent performance, I could go back to pen and paper as well.

I thought softdeps were helping reads as well, but maybe I was wrong.
In that case, journalling sounds great.


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