I have been using softupdates since 3.x.  It works pretty well - but
recovery was not as good as ReiserFS - so far.  I didn't quite catch what
the improvements that are underway for current.  What is the difference
between a journal and a snapshot?

Tom Veldhouse

----- Original Message -----
From: Garrett Wollman <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: Thomas T. Veldhouse <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Sent: Friday, July 21, 2000 3:04 PM
Subject: Journaling Filesystem ?

> <<On Fri, 21 Jul 2000 14:58:43 -0500, "Thomas T. Veldhouse"
> > Are there plans for something along this line for FreeBSD?  Is there a
> > project underway?
> No.  Soft Updates provides most of the benefits without requiring
> changes to the on-disk layout.  See
> <http://www.mckusick.com/softdep/index.html>.
> -GAWollman

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