email@example.com (Chris Mason) writes:
>> Or try reiserfs, they have optimized their filesystem for lots of
>> entries in one directory.
>ReiserFS is still limited by the 16 bit link count for directories, so you
>can't have more than around 65,000 subdirectories with the same parent.
BTW: This limitation even exists in the "Mother of all network
attached file systems", ONTAP on NetApp Filers. I ran into it quite a
while ago at about 65k subdirectories.
... had some fun patching an IMAP-daemon... :-)
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