The Good & Bad Of Btrfs In A Production World
Phoronix: The Good & Bad Of Btrfs In A Production World
A web hosting company has publicly shared their thoughts on the Btrfs file-system for Linux. While often discussed as the next-generation Linux file-system, Btrfs isn't fully baked for use in a production world quite yet...
What kernel and btrfs-progs?
With btrfs in active development, you need to be running a leading edge (right now, 3.9.0-rc8) kernel, or patch with the latest btrfs-next and btrfs-progs. A number of the problems they report sound familiar, and have no doubt already been corrected.