[Originally Posted 12-May-2004]

If you use Linux you’ll find this interesting. If you use Linux and don’t understand what a file system is, please re-format your computer and install Windows XP – you might be better off..

Link: Linux FileSystem Benchmarks

The summary is that ReiserFS is the overall best File system over all of what I consider the “popular” File System formats (such as ext2 and ext3).