[mythtv-users] ext4 and slow deletes
drescherjm at gmail.com
Wed Feb 25 21:11:06 UTC 2009
On Wed, Feb 25, 2009 at 4:02 PM, Brent Norris <brent at brentnorris.net> wrote:
> The last time I saw this on the list it was before ext4 was really out in
> the kernel and in use.
> Now it is and I have converted my recordings directory over to it using the
> commands from http://kernelnewbies.org/Ext4
> tune2fs -O extents,uninit_bg,dir_index /dev/yourfilesystem
> fsck -pf /dev/yourfilesystem
> So I was just wondering if there was any good reason to have slow deletes
> still turned on for my backend, now that it is working with ext4
> Anyone know for sure?
With extents deletes of large files do not take forever like they did
on ext3/2 so I do not have it enabled.
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