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  • Hamish Wilson
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    Originally posted by chris200x9 View Post
    What's the big deal about fsck? I've had a power loss corrupt ext4 beyond fsck repair, never had a problem with btrfs.
    Huge deal for me, I have had some very nasty corruptions that fsck has fixed up like a charm on ext4.

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  • jwilliams
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    Originally posted by chris200x9 View Post
    What's the big deal about fsck? I've had a power loss corrupt ext4 beyond fsck repair, never had a problem with btrfs.
    Perhaps it is more symbolic than anything. If the primary developer of the filesystem is unable to write a decent fsck utility, it may indicate that the filesystem is not yet stable enough or not well enough understood (or is too buggy) for serious use. On the other hand, if he CAN write a decent fsck utility...

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  • chris200x9
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    What's the big deal about fsck? I've had a power loss corrupt ext4 beyond fsck repair, never had a problem with btrfs.

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  • sirdilznik
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    I'll believe it when I see it. I've been hearing "fsck for btrfs is being worked on and should be here soon" for over a year now.

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  • Nedanfor
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    2012 is going to be an awesome year for free software

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  • FireBurn
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    He compared btrfs to btrfs?

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