[OpenAFS] What's the problem with reiser

Harald Barth haba@kth.se
Thu, 29 Nov 2007 13:24:50 +0100 (CET)

> We use openafs clients on a lot of machines. The local Filesystems are
> usually reiser. But for the DiskCache we have to install one partition
> with ext2.

To all my experience, reiserfs is broken. I recommend NOT to use that
file system. At all. As a cache file system ext2 is fine, because it
is fast, most kernels have the drivers and if it breaks because of a
system crash, so what, it was just a cache.