please correct me if i'm wrong, but AFAIR debian offers ext3 as per default !?
Could be, Debian is weird like that.
I did not suggest that Fedora was an issue
I didn't mean issue as problem. I meant like The Chinaman
dude, chinaman is NOT the prefered nomenclature.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
---Thomas Jefferson ---
so you would recommend the use of ext4 over ext3, i guess ?
Yes. There's a reason it's the default in all distros.
Even more off-topic, but what about reiserfs?
Be eggsalad to each other.