filesystem

Podman With Btrfs and ZFS

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Podman has storage backends for both Btrfs and ZFS. Using these backends allows Podman to take full advantage of the underlying CoW filesystem. This is a qu...

Btrfs Layout

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One of the best features of Btrfs is the ability to produce snapshots of data instantaneously. Rollbacks take advantage of Btrfs to revert the system, or an...

Why Choose Btrfs

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There are many compelling reasons to use a modern Copy-on-Write, CoW for short, filesystem. These include low-cost snapshots and incremental backups. If tha...