[ILUG] Reiserfs storage efficiency
Breathnach, Proinnsias (Dublin)
breatpro at exchange.ie.ml.com
Fri Dec 29 16:02:09 GMT 2000
Is this by any chance because the du you're using isn't ReiserFS aware ? ...
if it's assuming that it's using ext2 then you could see this sort of
> -----Original Message-----
> used. Output from du -s * is below
> dir ext2 reiser
> opt 368728 717420
> www 8128 9414
> It seems that the minimum space used by a file on a reiser fs is much more
> than that on an ext2 fs (1k blocks) - opt is particularly bad, because
> I have a local copy of the cddb database, which has > 125000 files, most
> which are small (< 2k).
> Any of you other reiser users seen anything like this or have any ideas
> about this ?
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