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Author Topic: why not JFS?  (Read 2228 times)

Witek Mozga

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why not JFS?
« on: June 10, 2008, 03:25:11 pm »

I spotted a very interesting benchmark for linux filesystems
(look at figures at
It seems that JFS wins in most categories for speed and CPU usage.

I wonder why I cannot find jfsutils in Vector repository? [SOHO5.8]
Have you guys had bad experience with JFS?
« Last Edit: June 10, 2008, 03:27:24 pm by Witek Mozga »


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Re: why not JFS?
« Reply #1 on: June 10, 2008, 05:56:00 pm »

That's probably something that might have been overlooked as far as packages. You could request a package in the package request part of this forum. Or, if you feel like building and installing from source, there's a 1.1.12 version here:

I'm sure it had nothing to do with any bad experiences with jfs.