Investigate filesystems for preinstall images

Registered by Emmet Hikory on 2011-04-21

Investigate the performance of various filesystems on SD for use in preinstalled images. Select one that provides the fastest performance on first run for end-users. Use this filesystem for preinstall image builds.

Blueprint information

Status:
Not started
Approver:
David Mandala
Priority:
High
Drafter:
None
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
None
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for oneiric
Implementation:
Unknown
Milestone target:
None

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Work items:
[gruemaster] Make baseline test data from existing netbook image: DONE
[gruemaster] Test image converted to EXT4 filesystem: DONE
[gruemaster] Test image converted to BTRFS filesystem: DONE
[gruemaster] List other possible filesystem alternatives and provide benchmarks: DONE
[gruemaster] Determine which fileystem provides best performance: DONE

Work items for ubuntu-11.10-beta-1:
[jani] Determine how to integrate filesystem change into image process/jasper: DONE

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