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11<version>8.0</version> 11<version>8.1</version>
12<date>2007-05-07</date> 12<date>2007-06-26</date>
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15<title>Introduction to Block Devices</title> 15<title>Introduction to Block Devices</title>
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17<title>Block Devices</title> 17<title>Block Devices</title>
210happens to be in an inconsistent state. 210happens to be in an inconsistent state.
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214<b>ext3</b> is the journaled version of the ext2 filesystem, providing metadata 214<b>ext3</b> is the journaled version of the ext2 filesystem, providing metadata
215journaling for fast recovery in addition to other enhanced journaling modes 215journaling for fast recovery in addition to other enhanced journaling modes like
216like full data and ordered data journaling. It uses a hashed B*-tree index that 216full data and ordered data journaling. It uses an HTree index that enables high
217enables high performance in almost all situations. In short, ext3 is a very 217performance in almost all situations. In short, ext3 is a very good and reliable
218good and reliable filesystem. 218filesystem.
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222<b>ReiserFS</b> is a B*-tree based filesystem that has very good overall 222<b>ReiserFS</b> is a B+tree-based filesystem that has very good overall
223performance and greatly outperforms both ext2 and ext3 when dealing with small 223performance and greatly outperforms both ext2 and ext3 when dealing with small
224files (files less than 4k), often by a factor of 10x-15x. ReiserFS also scales 224files (files less than 4k), often by a factor of 10x-15x. ReiserFS also scales
225extremely well and has metadata journaling. ReiserFS is solid and usable as 225extremely well and has metadata journaling. ReiserFS is solid and usable as
226both general-purpose filesystem and for extreme cases such as the creation of 226both general-purpose filesystem and for extreme cases such as the creation of
227large filesystems, very large files and directories containing tens of 227large filesystems, very large files and directories containing tens of

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