[linux-elitists] Why haven't you switched to MacOS X yet?

Tom Duffy tomduffy@dslextreme.com
Wed Jan 8 17:48:11 PST 2003

On Wed, 2003-01-08 at 13:31, Joakim Ziegler wrote:

> Then there are the file systems. You can either choose HFS+, which is
> non-journalled, slow, and extremely vulnerable (a Mac shop I know of
> regularly experience that too early unplugging firewire HDs doesn't just
> corrupt the file that was being written at the moment, but actually
> trashes the entire filesystem, to the point where not even third-party
> commercial recovery programs can do anything to fix it), or you can go
> with an ancient version of BSD's UFS, pre-softupdates, which is faster
> than HFS+, but has the extra fun feature that lots of software,
> including Apple's own, refuses to install on partitions formatted with
> it.

You can enable "elvis" (HFS journalling) in Jaguar >= 10.2.2



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