Reliability of USB-based filesystems? Lack thereof?

D. Hugh Redelmeier hugh-pmF8o41NoarQT0dZR+AlfA at
Fri Dec 5 04:02:03 UTC 2008

| Date: Thu, 6 Nov 2008 12:46:28 -0500
| From: Lennart Sorensen <lsorense-1wCw9BSqJbv44Nm34jS7GywD8/FfD2ys at>

| > Chris: have you tried EXT2 (I think that EXT3's journalling is a Bad
| > Thing for flash)?
| journalling is just fine if the wear leveling works properly on the
| device.

See this interesting blog entry
It too suggests ext2.

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