Re: [PATCH] erofs: move erofs out of staging

From: Richard Weinberger
Date: Sat Aug 17 2019 - 17:20:03 EST

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> Betreff: [PATCH] erofs: move erofs out of staging

> EROFS filesystem has been merged into linux-staging for a year.
> EROFS is designed to be a better solution of saving extra storage
> space with guaranteed end-to-end performance for read-only files
> with the help of reduced metadata, fixed-sized output compression
> and decompression inplace technologies.

How does erofs compare to squashfs?
IIUC it is designed to be faster. Do you have numbers?
Feel free to point me older mails if you already showed numbers,
I have to admit I didn't follow the development very closely.