ext4

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Fri Jan 29 08:42:25 PST 2010


ICMP Request wrote:

> I'm just asking if I plan to turn my /home partition to an EXT4 FS, 
> supposing I used to do weekly backups when it was EXT3, you would 
> recommend now daily or I could stick with weekly (I'm not asking you in 
> opinions about how often a backup should be made for a desktop computer, 
> just how can I trust that EXT4 stability with kernels from, let's say 
> november till now)

Sorry, I don't know.  I've not felt the need to even try ext4.  ext3 
works fine for me.  The book doesn't depend on file system type.  We 
don't address using mkfs at all.

   -- Bruce



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