/[gentoo]/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/hb-install-alpha-disk.xml
Gentoo

Diff of /xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/hb-install-alpha-disk.xml

Parent Directory Parent Directory | Revision Log Revision Log | View Patch Patch

Revision 1.18 Revision 1.19
2<!DOCTYPE sections SYSTEM "/dtd/book.dtd"> 2<!DOCTYPE sections SYSTEM "/dtd/book.dtd">
3 3
4<!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license --> 4<!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license -->
5<!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5 --> 5<!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5 -->
6 6
7<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/hb-install-alpha-disk.xml,v 1.18 2005/06/10 18:15:33 swift Exp $ --> 7<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/hb-install-alpha-disk.xml,v 1.19 2005/08/02 08:03:53 swift Exp $ -->
8 8
9<sections> 9<sections>
10 10
11<version>2.1</version> 11<version>2.2</version>
12<date>2005-06-10</date> 12<date>2005-08-02</date>
13 13
14<section> 14<section>
15<title>Introduction to Block Devices</title> 15<title>Introduction to Block Devices</title>
16<subsection> 16<subsection>
17<title>Block Devices</title> 17<title>Block Devices</title>
658<p> 658<p>
659<b>ext3</b> is the journaled version of the ext2 filesystem, providing metadata 659<b>ext3</b> is the journaled version of the ext2 filesystem, providing metadata
660journaling for fast recovery in addition to other enhanced journaling modes like 660journaling for fast recovery in addition to other enhanced journaling modes like
661full data and ordered data journaling. ext3 is a very good and reliable 661full data and ordered data journaling. ext3 is a very good and reliable
662filesystem. It has an additional hashed b-tree indexing option that enables 662filesystem. It has an additional hashed b-tree indexing option that enables
663high performance in almost all situations. In short, ext3 is an excellent 663high performance in almost all situations. You can enable this indexing by
664filesystem. 664adding <c>-O dir_index</c> to the <c>mke2fs</c> command. In short, ext3 is an
665excellent filesystem.
665</p> 666</p>
666 667
667<p> 668<p>
668<b>ReiserFS</b> is a B*-tree based filesystem that has very good overall 669<b>ReiserFS</b> is a B*-tree based filesystem that has very good overall
669performance and greatly outperforms both ext2 and ext3 when dealing with small 670performance and greatly outperforms both ext2 and ext3 when dealing with small

Legend:
Removed from v.1.18  
changed lines
  Added in v.1.19

  ViewVC Help
Powered by ViewVC 1.1.20