mergerfs is a union filesystem geared towards simplifing storage and management of files across numerous commodity storage devices. It is similar to mhddfs, unionfs, and...
What is mergerfs?
• Runs in userspace (FUSE) • Configurable behaviors • Support for extended attributes (xattrs) • Support for file attributes (chattr) • Runtime configurable (via xattrs) • Safe to run as root • Opportunistic credential caching • Works with heterogeneous filesystem types • Handling of writes to full drives • Handles pool of readonly and read/write drives
Comments and Reviews
Said about mergerfs as an alternative
It does the same thing as mergerfs but with better flexibility and more features. It also more stable.
- File Manager
It's good for merging several filesystems from different disks without using LVM or RAID. Moved from mhddfs to mergerfs because of frequent segfaults.