Linux Storage News Archives
NOVA: The Newest Linux File-System, Designed For Persistent Memory

It's been an interesting week for Linux storage with Red Hat deprecating Btrfs and Stratis being their next-gen Linux storage bet. Independent of that is now the announcement of NOVA, a new Linux file-system coming out of university research into file-systems for persistent memory.

3 August 2017 - NOVA File-System - 17 Comments
AES-128-CBC Support Coming To Fscrypt

AES-128-CBC support is coming to fscrypt, the generic file-system crypto code in the Linux kernel that's currently in use by F2FS and EXT4 for offering native file-system encryption support.

26 June 2017 - Linux 4.13 - 2 Comments
EXT4 Patch For Statx Support

The statx system call was added to Linux 4.11 for providing enhanced file stats. While the statx() system call is in place for Linux 4.11, not all of the file-systems yet support it.

16 March 2017 - statx - 31 Comments

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