Is btrfs ready to be default fs in F17 ?

Fernando Cassia fcassia at
Mon Nov 7 15:14:52 UTC 2011

On Mon, Nov 7, 2011 at 12:07, Reindl Harald <h.reindl at> wrote:

> until now btrfs has serious performance problems in different load
> scenarious

The only major "serious performance problem" I have read about are with
virtual machines, due to the way btrfs spawns new threads, and that is
solved with a work-around, telling the VM not to cache the virtual disk
image file.


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