Plans for BTRFS in Fedora

Jesse Keating jkeating at
Wed Feb 23 17:42:23 UTC 2011

On 2/23/11 5:00 AM, Josef Bacik wrote:
> This would be a great thing in general since the default ext* image is
> shrunk down to be installed which creates a bad fs layout which has
> performance implications.

Can you expand upon this more?  The filesystem is shrunk down when the 
live image is built, but then once it is installed the fs is resized to 
fill out the physical disk / partition it is being installed to.

Jesse Keating
Fedora -- Freedom² is a feature!

More information about the devel mailing list