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Well, I've been running my box with Fiesty installed onto a JFS
partition. For the most part so far (about a week), I'm impressed.
Me, a long time reiserfs user is saying this. The only thing that
reiser has over JFS is small file deletion (for some reason it slows
WAYYY the hell down). As far as creation goes, MUCH faster.

Copying and pasting large files takes very little time on JFS,
(in the process of backing up my DVD -> x264). And I can
vouch for its stability because my MythBox has been running
non-stop since I've booted it without issue (not counting the
couple lightning storms that knocked out my power, or
TimeWarner turning off section of the grid to fix something
that has absolutely nothing to do with cable).

So yeah... If you're looking towards your next Linux install
then give JFS a try.

Ok. Back to my Kurosawa film...
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Oh, btw. That post is in regard to using JFS on a production system.
I don't really consider my MythBox used for anything other than TV
so it doesn't qualify as "production".
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Cool, I've been messing around a lot with different installs the past few days and was thinking of trying JFS or XFS. I'll have to try it now.
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