Top Ten Reasons to Use ZFS
<10 > · Because Reiserfs just sucks,
< 9 > · Because dd is a sharp tool to leave lying around,
< 8 > · You may need 54 Petabytes in one place someday,
< 7 > · Lotus Domino users need never delete mail just to make disk space,
< 6 > · Because FAT and FAT32 suck so hard they blow,
< 5 > · NTFS is for children,
< 4 > · Its 3AM, the power has failed, do you know where your data is?
< 3 > · Have you ever really done a disaster recovery test? I mean really, have you?
< 2 > · Because the only people who care about “rampant layering violations” don’t live in the real world,
< 1 > · How much do you really trust $0.39/GB? Because your time and data are actually worth real money.
Addendum : < 0 > · 16 hours is just way too long for a filesystem to resync before you can use it.