Btrfs

Btrfs is a next-generation Linux file-system initially developed by Chris Mason and has since seen support from numerous organizations.

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Btrfs Articles & Reviews

EXT4 vs. XFS vs. Btrfs HDD Benchmarks On Linux 3.15   Software   10 May 2014
Real World Benchmarks Of The EXT4 File-System   Software   03 Dec 2008
EXT4, Btrfs, NILFS2 Performance Benchmarks   Software   29 Jun 2009
Linux 4.0 Hard Drive Comparison With Six File-Systems   Software   08 Apr 2015
Btrfs vs. EXT4 vs. XFS vs. F2FS On Linux 3.10   Software   17 May 2013
Benchmarking ZFS On FreeBSD vs. EXT4 & Btrfs On...   Software   27 Jul 2010
Linux 3.11 File-System Performance: EXT4, Btrfs, XFS,...   Software   20 Jul 2013
Linux 3.3 Kernel: Btrfs vs. EXT4   Software   02 Mar 2012
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS - Benchmarking All The Linux...   Software   16 Mar 2012
EXT4/Btrfs/XFS/F2FS Benchmarks On Linux 3.17   Software   24 Sep 2014
HDD & SSD File-System Benchmarks On Linux 3.9...   Storage   20 Mar 2013
10-Way Linux File-System Comparison On Linux 3.10   Software   08 Aug 2013
8-Way Linux 3.13 File-System Benchmarks   Storage   08 Jan 2014
ZFS Still Trying To Compete With EXT4 & Btrfs On...   Software   27 Aug 2013
Linux 4.0 SSD EXT4 / Btrfs / XFS / F2FS Benchmarks   Software   12 Apr 2015
Fedora 13 vs. Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Benchmarks   Operating Systems   02 Jun 2010
Testing Out Linux File-Systems On A USB Flash Drive   Storage   11 Nov 2009
Linux 3.15 SSD File-System Benchmarks   Software   08 May 2014
EXT3, EXT4, Btrfs Ubuntu Netbook Benchmarks   Software   19 Feb 2010
Linux 3.7 File-System Benchmarks: EXT4, Btrfs, XFS   Software   19 Nov 2012
The Many Exciting Features To The Linux 4.8 Kernel   Software   07 Aug 2016
Btrfs LZO Compression Performance   Software   18 Mar 2011
Large HDD/SSD Linux 2.6.38 File-System Comparison   Software   09 Mar 2011
Can DragonFly's HAMMER Compete With Btrfs, ZFS?   Software   07 Jan 2011
Finally, Reiser4 Benchmarks Against EXT4 & Btrfs   Software   03 Mar 2010
EXT4 File-System Tuning Benchmarks   Software   16 Nov 2012
ZFS On Linux With Ubuntu 12.04 LTS   Software   27 Jun 2012
Btrfs Is Not Yet The Performance King   Software   30 Apr 2009
Btrfs RAID: Built-In/Native RAID vs. Mdadm   Storage   03 Nov 2014
Linux 4.3 File-System Comparison With Btrfs, EXT4,...   Software   03 Nov 2015
Testing EXT4 & Btrfs On A Serial ATA 3.0 SSD   Storage   16 Sep 2011
With Linux 2.6.32, Btrfs Gains As EXT4 Recedes   Software   14 Dec 2009
The Linux 3.0 Kernel With EXT4 & Btrfs   Software   24 Jun 2011
A New Linux File-System Aims For Speed While Having...   Software   21 Aug 2015
Btrfs/EXT4/XFS/F2FS RAID 0/1/5/6/10 Linux Benchmarks...   Storage   06 Nov 2014
Benchmarks Of The Btrfs Space Cache Option   Software   24 Dec 2010
Linux 3.14 Kernel File-System SSD Benchmarks   Software   25 Feb 2014
Linux 3.13 Kernel HDD File-System Benchmarks   Software   25 Dec 2013
Linux 3.19 File-System Tests Of EXT4, Btrfs, XFS &...   Software   10 Feb 2015
Linux 4.4 To 4.7 - EXT4 vs. F2FS vs. Btrfs Benchmarks   Storage   03 Aug 2016
Linux 3.16 File-System Tests On A Hard Drive   Computers   08 Jul 2014
Testing Out The SSD Mode In Btrfs   Software   29 May 2009
Btrfs, EXT4 & ZFS On A Solid-State Drive   Storage   09 Aug 2010
File-Systems Appear To Slowdown On Linux 3.13 Kernel   Software   10 Dec 2013
Btrfs Battles EXT4 With The Linux 2.6.33 Kernel   Software   21 Jan 2010
Testing Out Btrfs In Ubuntu 10.10   Software   23 Jun 2010
Benchmarks Of ZFS-FUSE On Linux Against EXT4, Btrfs   Software   30 Aug 2010
6-Way File-System Comparison On The Linux 4.1 Kernel   Software   02 Jul 2015
Using Disk Compression With Btrfs To Enhance...   Software   28 Aug 2010
F2FS File-System Shows Hope, Runs Against Btrfs &...   Software   18 Feb 2013
Btrfs File-System Mount Option Testing From Linux 3.14   Software   01 Mar 2014
XFS, Btrfs, EXT4 Battle It Out On Linux 3.4   Software   29 May 2012
File-System Benchmarks With The Linux 2.6.34 Kernel   Software   14 Apr 2010
Running The Native ZFS Linux Kernel Module, Plus...   Software   22 Nov 2010
Testing Btrfs On The Linux 3.16 Kernel   Software   03 Jul 2014
The Linux 2.6.37 Kernel With EXT4 & Btrfs   Software   10 Nov 2010
Where The Btrfs Performance Is At Today   Software   09 Jun 2010
NILFS2 Against Btrfs & EXT4 On Linux 3.2   Software   15 Dec 2011
Native ZFS Is Coming To Linux Next Month   Software   27 Aug 2010
Ubuntu 12.10 File-Systems: Btrfs, EXT4, XFS   Operating Systems   17 Sep 2012
Linux 3.12 Kernel To Bring Faster File-Systems   Software   04 Oct 2013
Testing Out The Btrfs Mount Options On Linux 3.2   Software   26 Mar 2012
Btrfs File-System For Old Computers?   Software   03 Oct 2011
Benchmarks Of The Official KQ ZFS Linux Module   Software   27 Jan 2011
Btrfs Mount Option Performance Tuning On Linux 3.11   Software   21 Jul 2013
EXT4 & Btrfs Regressions In Linux 2.6.36   Software   08 Sep 2010
Linux 2.6.24 Through Linux 2.6.33 Benchmarks   Software   01 Mar 2010
Linux 2.6.39: XFS Speeds-Up, EXT4 & Btrfs...   Software   26 May 2011
Btrfs RAID 0/1/5/6/10 Five-Disk Benchmarks On Linux...   Storage   29 May 2015
Fedora 22 KDE Delivers A Great Plasma 5 Experience   Operating Systems   07 Jun 2015
EXT4, Btrfs, XFS & NILFS2 HDD File-System Tests On...   Storage   24 Aug 2016
Some Quick Tests With ZFS, F2FS, Btrfs & Friends...   Software   20 Jan 2016
EXT4 Still Leads Over Btrfs File-System On Linux 3.8   Software   14 Feb 2013
Btrfs On 4 x Intel SSDs In RAID 0/1/5/6/10   Storage   29 Oct 2014
EXT4 / F2FS / Btrfs / XFS On Early Linux 4.10 Kernel   Storage   30 Dec 2016
EXT4, Btrfs, XFS & F2FS On Linux 4.6 Through 4.9   Storage   17 Dec 2016
Btrfs File-System Tuning On Linux 3.7   Software   19 Oct 2012
Btrfs RAID Benchmarks With The Linux 4.4 Kernel On...   Storage   26 Nov 2015
Testing The "Pretty Beefy" Btrfs Changes In...   Software   30 Nov 2011
Btrfs RAID vs. Linux Software RAID Benchmarks On Linux...   Storage   15 Aug 2016
Linux 4.2 Ubuntu 15.10 HDD Tests: XFS Leads Over EXT4,...   Software   31 Oct 2015
Btrfs System Rollbacks In Fedora 13   Software   16 Apr 2010
F2FS File-System Runs Great On SDHC Storage   Software   21 Feb 2013
Btrfs vs. F2FS Multi-SSD Performance On Linux 4.11   Storage   01 May 2017
NILFS2: A Slow But Dependable Linux File-System   Software   24 Feb 2013
Trying Out Linux File-Systems With The 4.2 Kernel On A...   Storage   14 Aug 2015
4-Disk Btrfs RAID Benchmarks On Linux 4.7   Storage   06 Aug 2016
Btrfs / EXT4 / F2FS / XFS Benchmarks On The Linux 4.12...   Storage   20 May 2017
Linux 4.11 File-System Tests: EXT4, F2FS, XFS &...   Storage   23 Apr 2017
Running A Btrfs RAID Array Across Four USB 3.0 Flash...   Storage   17 Aug 2015
Corsair USB 3.0 Flash Voyager Drives: EXT4 vs. NTFS...   Storage   26 Apr 2016
How We Are Using Btrfs To Find Regressions Incredibly...   Software   30 Jun 2010
Reiser4 File-System Shows Decent Performance On Linux...   Software   31 Jul 2013
Btrfs v0.19 Brings Some Gains, Some Losses   Software   13 Jul 2009
Btrfs Mount Option Benchmarks With The Linux 4.9...   Storage   19 Dec 2016
4-Disk Btrfs Native RAID Performance On Linux 4.10   Storage   29 Jan 2017
Btrfs RAID HDD Testing On Ubuntu Linux 14.10   Storage   22 Oct 2014
Building A Low-Cost Btrfs SSD RAID Array For $80   Storage   02 Feb 2016
Btrfs RAID 0/1 Benchmarks On The Linux 4.1 Kernel   Storage   19 May 2015
Linux 3.18 File-System Performance Minimally Changed...   Software   18 Nov 2014

Btrfs Linux News

Say Hello To Linux 3.0; Linus Just Tagged 3.0-rc1   Linux Kernel   29 May 2011
13 Reasons Linux 3.13 Is Going To Be Very Exciting   Linux Kernel   15 Nov 2013
Linux 4.0-RC1 Tagged, Linux 4.0 Will Bring Many...   Linux Kernel   22 Feb 2015
Btrfs RAID 5/6 Code Found To Be Very Unsafe & Will...   Linux Storage   05 Aug 2016
Linux 4.7 - Btrfs vs. EXT4 vs. F2FS vs. XFS vs. NTFS...   Linux Storage   04 Aug 2016
An Overview Of The Linux 3.14 Kernel Features   Linux Kernel   03 Feb 2014
The New & Best Features Of The Linux 3.11 Kernel   Linux Kernel   12 Jul 2013
The Many Features Of The Linux 4.1 Kernel   Linux Kernel   26 Apr 2015
Features Of The Linux 3.19 Kernel: Graphics &...   Linux Storage   22 Dec 2014
The Big Features Of The Linux 4.0 Kernel   Linux Kernel   29 Mar 2015
December Should Be Very Exciting For Linux Users   Phoronix   02 Dec 2013
Linux 3.10 Kernel Yields Biggest Changes In Years   Linux Kernel   11 May 2013
Linux Support For Microsoft's exFAT File-System   Microsoft   01 Feb 2009
The Linux Kernel Saves Animals, Gets New Logo   Linux Kernel   18 Mar 2009
The Linux 3.14 Kernel Already Has Many Exciting...   Linux Kernel   24 Jan 2014
Why SUSE Likes The Btrfs File-System   SUSE   17 Oct 2013
Microsoft's ReFS File-System: Competitor To Btrfs?   Microsoft   17 Jan 2012
The Best Features Of The Linux 3.10 Kernel   Linux Kernel   09 Jun 2013
The New Features To The Linux 3.16 Kernel   Linux Kernel   15 Jun 2014
Tuxera Claims NTFS Is The Fastest File-System For...   Free Software   24 Jun 2011
UFS vs. ZFS File-System Performance On FreeBSD 9.0   BSD   12 Dec 2011
The Btrfs File-System Repair Tool Is Available   Linux Storage   21 Feb 2012
The Best Features Of The Linux 3.5 Kernel   Linux Kernel   17 Jul 2012
An Overview Of Linux 3.12 Kernel Features   Linux Kernel   15 Sep 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.8 Deprecates Btrfs   Red Hat   10 May 2016
OpenSUSE Looks To Switch To Btrfs For Next Release   SUSE   19 Sep 2013
The Linux 4.0 EXT4 RAID Corruption Bug Has Been...   Linux Storage   21 May 2015
ReactOS 0.4.2 Officially Released   Operating Systems   20 Aug 2016
The Feature Overview For The Linux 3.8 Kernel   Linux Kernel   24 Dec 2012
Google Admin Encourages Trying Btrfs, Not ZFS On Linux   Linux Storage   20 Jan 2015
LF Collab 2012: Killing Blobs, Wayland, DTrace, Etc   Linux Events   07 Apr 2012
CoreOS Moves From Btrfs To EXT4 + OverlayFS   Free Software   18 Jan 2015
The Best Features Of The Linux 4.8 Kernel   Linux Kernel   02 Oct 2016
CleanCache Merged Into The Linux Kernel   Linux Kernel   26 May 2011
Linux 3.12, Ubuntu Spooked Users This Month   Phoronix   31 Oct 2013
Recapping The Linux 3.11 Kernel Features   Linux Kernel   31 Aug 2013
The Best Changes & Features Of The Linux 3.19...   Linux Kernel   08 Feb 2015
OS X Is No Longer On My Main System, But I Already...   Ubuntu   12 Mar 2014
BcacheFS vs. EXT4 vs. Btrfs vs. XFS vs. F2FS   Linux Storage   22 Aug 2015
Btrfs To Go Production-Ready In Oracle Linux   Linux Storage   26 Jan 2012
Fedora 17: Beefier Than Ubuntu 12.04 LTS?   Fedora   08 Jun 2012
Google To Switch To EXT4, Hires Ted To Code   Google   14 Jan 2010
Ten Features You Will Not Find In The Mainline Linux...   Linux Kernel   18 Feb 2017
Linux 3.12 Changes, Kernel Feature Overview   Linux Kernel   03 Nov 2013
Three Things That Won't Be In The Linux 2.6.37 Kernel   Linux Kernel   21 Oct 2010
Interesting Features For The Linux 3.6 Kernel   Linux Kernel   15 Sep 2012
Btrfs Gets Big Changes, Features In Linux 3.14 Kernel   Linux Storage   30 Jan 2014
What Not To Expect From The Linux 2.6.40 Kernel   Linux Kernel   22 May 2011
Btrfs In 2014: RAID5/RAID6, Data Deduplication   Linux Storage   09 Jan 2014
The Linux 3.7 Kernel Is Going To Be A Beast   Linux Kernel   05 Oct 2012
Apple Designs New File-System To Succeed HFS+   Standards   13 Jun 2016
Ubuntu 9.04 Will NOT Ship With The Linux 2.6.29 Kernel   Ubuntu   12 Feb 2009
Features Of The Linux 3.18 Kernel   Linux Kernel   22 Oct 2014
The Linux 3.18 Kernel Brings Many Great Changes   Linux Kernel   06 Dec 2014
Benchmarks Of The New ZFS On Linux: EXT4 Wins   Free Software   18 Apr 2013
OpenSUSE 12.2 vs. 12.3 Linux Performance Tests   SUSE   15 Mar 2013
A Look At BCache vs. LVM Cache For HDD+SSD Linux...   Fedora   22 Mar 2015
Features On The Horizon For The Linux 3.8 Kernel   Linux Kernel   27 Oct 2012
Valve Continues Dominating & Kaveri Excited Linux...   Valve   31 Jan 2014
A Btrfs File-System Kernel Driver For Windows   Free Software   21 Feb 2016
EXT4 Gains New Online Resize Support In Linux 3.3   Linux Storage   10 Jan 2012
Linux 4.4 SSD Benchmarks On EXT4, F2FS, Btrfs &...   Linux Storage   03 Dec 2015
LZ4 For Btrfs Arrives While Its FSCK Remains M.I.A.   Free Software   19 Feb 2012
Btrfs Seems To Finally Have Failed Me On A Production...   Linux Storage   19 Jul 2015
Recapping The Top Changes Of The Linux 3.14 Kernel   Linux Kernel   18 Mar 2014
Features Published So Far In The Linux 4.4 Kernel   Linux Kernel   09 Nov 2015
Ubuntu Must Love The Fedora 17 Beefy Miracle   Fedora   04 Nov 2011
Fedora 21 Won't Be Released Before August   Fedora   08 Jan 2014
Systemd Kills Off Shutdownd   systemd   24 Apr 2015
Oracle Linux 5.9 Is Out, Carries Unbreakable Kernel 2   Oracle   17 Jan 2013
The Most Interesting Features Of The Linux 3.7 Kernel   Linux Kernel   27 Oct 2012
Btrfs Gets Performance Improvements In Linux 3.12   Linux Storage   13 Sep 2013
The Linux 3.15 Kernel Is Going To Have A Lot Of Great...   Linux Kernel   12 Apr 2014
Interesting Features, Changes In The Linux 3.9 Kernel   Linux Kernel   21 Apr 2013
XFS Developer Takes Shots At Btrfs, EXT4   Linux Storage   24 Jan 2012
ReactOS 0.4.1 Is En Route For Open-Source Windows   Operating Systems   05 May 2016
The Linux 3.14 Kernel Has Been Released With Great...   Linux Kernel   31 Mar 2014
Btrfs In Linux 4.4 Has Many Improvements/Fixes   Linux Storage   06 Nov 2015
Btrfs May Be The Default File-System In Ubuntu 10.10   Ubuntu   14 May 2010
Ubuntu Developers Discuss Dropping ReiserFS   Ubuntu   12 Sep 2013
Pipelight, X.Org, exFAT & Wayland Topped This...   Phoronix   31 Aug 2013
Reiser4 May Go For Mainline Inclusion In 2010   Free Software   10 Nov 2009
Fedora 11 Alpha Comes With Huge Feature Set   Fedora   05 Feb 2009
Where The Linux 3.3 Kernel Will Come Up Short   Linux Kernel   21 Jan 2012
Facebook To Trial Btrfs Deployments   Linux Storage   27 Mar 2014
EXT4 Lets Us Down, There Goes Our R600/700 Mesa Tests   Linux Storage   01 Feb 2010
Snapshots Support For EXT4 File-System   Linux Storage   08 Jun 2011
Linux 3.4 Kernel Released With Many New Features   Linux Kernel   21 May 2012
Lennart Poettering Talks Up His New Linux Vision That...   systemd   31 Aug 2014
Btrfs Brings "Pretty Beefy" Changes In Linux...   Linux Storage   06 Nov 2011
Oracle Has Yet To Clarify Solaris 11 Kernel Source   Oracle   09 Jan 2012
Btrfs Picks Up Snappy Compression Support   Linux Storage   13 Jan 2012
A Stable Linux Kernel API/ABI? "The Most Insane...   Linux Kernel   02 Apr 2016
Lead Btrfs FIle-System Developers Join Facebook   Linux Storage   04 Dec 2013
Reiser4 Is Now Available For The Linux 3.12 Kernel   Linux Storage   21 Dec 2013
November Was Great For Linux Users, But December Will...   Phoronix   30 Nov 2014
Fedora 12 Features Get Laid Out   Fedora   12 May 2009
Error-Fixing Btrfs FSCK Tool Is Imminent   Linux Storage   23 Jan 2012
Systemd 220 Has Finally Been Released   systemd   21 May 2015
openSUSE 13.2 To Use Btrfs By Default, Major Changes   SUSE   19 Mar 2014