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I heard something of a filesystem change. Is it gonna happen in 11.04?

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Where might you have heard this? –  Ward Muylaert Jan 21 '11 at 18:27
    
It was widely reported last year that it was a possibility. –  8128 Jan 21 '11 at 18:38

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Short answer: no, we're sticking with ext4 by default.

However btrfs support has been improved for 11.04 (btrfs can be your boot partition). It may well be adapted as a future release's default - see the Ubuntu's Development Manager's blog post from last year on the subject.

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