phoronix benchmarks ext4 vs. btrfs

Michał Piotrowski mkkp4x4 at
Fri Mar 2 16:45:24 UTC 2012


2012/3/2 Neal Becker <ndbecker2 at>:
> Be careful what you wish for.  btrfs is not a clear win on performance.

More frightening benchmarks are shown here

This does not surprise me. Btrfs has more features than Ext4, so it
may be slower.

If anyone wants Btrfs as default FS for Fedora I have nothing against
- it is a very good file system. For the next few years I will
continue to use Ext3/4 on my systems.

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