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Flash Friendly File System (f2fs)

February 12, 2013 — BarryK
This is great, f2fs has been merged in the 3.8 kernel. I read about f2fs awhile back, and was most interested.

A good overview:

The kernel documentation:;a=blob;f=Documentation/filesystems/f2fs.txt;hb=HEAD

User-space tools:;a=summary

This looks like the way to go for our ARM pups.


f2fs versus ext4
Username: BarryK
Oh, I didn't realise, f2fs was merged in the 3.6 kernel, according to this: ...that link compares the speed of f2fs versus ext4.

F2fs merged in 3.8
Username: BarryK
"No, the information on that link is wrong, f2fs was merged in the 3.8 kernel:

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