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Created by linuxlooooser 4 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 46 weeks ago
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4 years 46 weeks 14 hours 26 min ago


Flash-drive lifetime

However, especially when using netbooks, you also have to think about built-in flash-drive/SSD lifetime. Every write to filesystem is lowering drive's resources. In my opinion it is good idea to use several filesystems: one (or more) without journaling -- to reduce writes, and one (or more) with journaling to prevent data loss if sudden poweroff happened for example.