Subject: Re: How to fast the file system checking at the boot process
To: Blair Sadewitz <>
From: David Laight <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 12/19/2006 07:51:42
On Mon, Dec 18, 2006 at 05:44:53PM -0500, Blair Sadewitz wrote:
> Well, there are a few ways to go about this:
> 1) Use FFSv2 instead of FFSv1 (add the -O2 to newfs).

I'd be surprised if this makes a big difference once the filesystem
is populated.  It can only gain because the 'never allocated' inodes
don't need to be read, however the size of almost the other meta-data


David Laight: