Status of SSDs under Fedora ?

Michael Cronenworth mike at
Mon Jun 14 19:24:21 UTC 2010

John Austin wrote:
> 3. Does setting the "discard" option do everything that is required to enable
> TRIM to do its job with no further action?


> 4. Is it safe to use the "discard" option yet?

I am using ext4 on /boot. btrfs on /. No issues with /boot or /. There 
were a few mailings[1] about performance issues with btrfs, but I have 
not seen any negative effects in normal desktop usage.


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