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Linux 2.6.38 EXT4, Btrfs File-System Benchmarks

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Published on 26 February 2011 09:14 AM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Linux Kernel
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Along with finally delivering Intel Gallium3D driver benchmarks comparing this unofficial, proof-of-concept i915/945 Gallium3D driver to Intel's official classic Mesa driver, there's also our benchmarks of the EXT4 and Btrfs file-systems from the Linux 2.6.38 kernel. These exclusive tests are coming this weekend as part of OpenBenchmarking.org being publicly available for the first day.

This is the OpenBenchmarking.org result file for tests of EXT4 and Btrfs from the Linux 2.6.35, 2.6.37, and 2.6.38-rc6 kernels. Testing was with a System76 Serval Professional notebook with an Intel Quad-Core Sandy Bridge Mobile CPU, 8GB of RAM, 80GB Intel SSD, NVIDIA graphics, and much more.

So go forth to OpenBenchmarking.org and experiment in analyzing the results, merging the results, running up your own comparisons, etc. Share your experiences as OpenBenchmarking.org comments on those results or within the Phoronix Forums.

For those in Los Angeles today at the Southern California Linux Expo, attend our talk where we officially lift the lid on Phoronix Test Suite 3.0 and OpenBenchmarking.org.

About The Author
Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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