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November 8, 2016

Filesystem choice for large storage

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I have approx 600TB of fibre attached disk on multiple

linux servers.  We are using a commercial filesystem

product.  We are planning on doubling this storage and

are considering alternative filesystems.  Crash recovery

(or fsck) times plays a major concern in this decision.

I have been looking at xfs but don't really get a feel for

recovery times, due to my small test bed.

 

I am interested in reader's opinions/suggestion as to

filesystem choices for this amount of storage, 

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