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Unix file system notes

UFS unlike what most think was not developed by Sun Microsystems. Instead it was the brainchild of UNIX at ATT. Oh and BTW UFS stands for "Unix File System". Over the years its been used by many different Unix Distributions including Solaris, NetBSD, OpenBSD, and even MacOS. Linux supports it, but in a limited way. References Articles on General Performance;=ufs File Systems Why we should use UFS logging VxFS vx UFS : VxFS is better UFS and VxFS : VxFS is better UFS vs VxFS UFS is comparable if not better Benchmarking Filesystems It thinks JFS, ReiserFS or XFS is better than EXT3. Journaling file system Understanding Journaling File system Part I Part II Journaling File System in linux Veritas for Linux Compare VxFS with EXT3 and Reiser Oracle related Optimizing Oracle 10g on Linux using Automated Storage Management Storage on Automatic Volume Manager VxVM vs DiskSuite