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AW: [suse-security] Filesystem choice in secure server installati on
From: Schirmer, Manfred (manfred.schirmercse.de)
Date: Thu Jan 22 2004 - 04:07:40 CST
Togan Muftuoglu wrote:
> I was reading the SLES8_EAL2_SecurityGuide.pdf
> On page 8 it stated to have the "/" partion as ext3. If I remember
> correctly SuSE had ReiserFS since 6.4 and and it has been the default
> choice of filesystem for quite a time.
> So want I want to understand is what makes "ext3" as a better choice
> for the meeting of criteria and what are the reasons reiserfs fails.
> I do not want to start a flame war but I want to understand the facts
> in making such a decision.
> Thanks and greetings from Stuttgart
> Togan Muftuoglu
> Unofficial SuSE FAQ Maintainer Please reply to the list;
> http://susefaq.sf.net Please don't put me in TO/CC.
> Nisi defectum, haud refiecendum
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