about fragmentation (of free disk space)

Dave Horsfall dave at horsfall.org
Sun Oct 11 06:29:34 PDT 2015

On Sat, 10 Oct 2015, René J.V. Bertin wrote:

> I'm not expecting it to be in real world usage, of course. OTOH, 
> frequent defragmenting is probably not a good idea on SSDs.

The only correct way to use an SSD is as part of a RAID; when (not if) one 
fails, you pull the thing, replace it, and rebuild the array whilst having 
your favourite brew.

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