Alan Freedman -- The Computer Language Company - Computer Desktop Encyclopedia
Computer Desktop Encyclopedia
Longest-Running Tech Reference on the Planet

A CDE Definition

You'll love The Computer Desktop Encyclopedia (CDE) for Tech Term of the Day (TTOD)

LOOK UP ANOTHER TERM


B-Tree FS

See Btrfs.



Btrfs

(B-TRee File System) An advanced Linux file system designed for the ultra-large storage requirements of the 21st century. Btrfs features "copy-on-write" (COW), which makes a copy of the data when modified by another application or user, dynamic resizing, along with RAID, compression and snapshot support. Also called "B-Tree FS," "Butter FS" and "Butterface." For more information, visit http://btrfs.wiki.kernel.org. See copy-on-write, RAID and file system.



Personal Use Only

Before/After Your Search Term
BeforeAfter
B-frameB-Y
B/G/NB1
B-ISDNB2B
B/OSSB2B e-commerce
B protocolB2B website
B-razB2C
b-splineB2E
b-to-bB2E portal
b-to-cB2G
B-treeB8ZS

Terms By Topic
Click any of the following categories for a list of fundamental terms.
Computer Words You Gotta KnowSystem design
Job categoriesUnix/Linux
Interesting stuffPersonal computers
InternetIndustrial Automation/Process Control
Communications & networkingAssociations/Standards organizations
HistoryDesktop publishing
Audio/VideoGraphics
MainframesSecurity
ProgrammingHealthcare IT
System design