Topic: raid

BTRFS RAID code needs a rewrite

A slow disaster has been unfolding since the end of June in the BTRFS community. This open source file system, also known as the “ButterFS,” includes modern features that do not exist elsewhere on Linux, such as snapshots, pooling and integral multi-device spanning. According to BTRFS contributor Goffredo Baroncelli on the BTRFS mailing list, the … continue reading

Zeichick’s Take: Protect your developer data

The lessons imparted from the failure of a RAID device are useful for anyone who uses local storage … continue reading Protection Status