Securing Debian Manual: 126.96.36.199 Selecting the appropriate file systems
Probably. ext4 is mature and stable enough that I don't think it makes
sense to use ext3. Unless, of course, some policy dictates or you are
preserving an existing legacy partition, I would go with ext4.
I just rebuilt my workstation and used ext4 for all, and all of the
boxes we are building at work are ext4 as well.
On Thu, Mar 8, 2012 at 8:51 AM, Stayvoid <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> "During the system partitioning you also have to decide which file
> system you want to use. The default file system selected in the Debian
> installation for Linux partitions is ext3, a journaling file system." 
> This manual covers only ext-related features. Should I use ext4
> instead of ext3 for all partitions?
>  http://www.debian.org/doc/manuals/securing-debian-howto/ch3.en.html
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