State of GFS, OCFS2, Clustering, iSCSI, etc. in Fedora
Fabio M. Di Nitto
fdinitto at redhat.com
Wed Jan 14 11:05:47 UTC 2009
On Wed, 2009-01-14 at 10:48 +0100, Milan Broz wrote:
> Dennis J. wrote:
> > On 01/08/2009 03:36 PM, Dan Horák wrote:
> >> David Huff píše v St 07. 01. 2009 v 10:34 -0500:
> > [SNIP]
> >> The Server SIG is the right place for these technologies, but we are in
> >> need of input from the "real world" about current deficiencies,
> >> problems, success stories etc.
> For questions about supporting the clustering technologies in Fedora better ask
> on linux-cluster list (see https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/linux-cluster)
> > That's how I ran into the problems I mentioned. In the near future I will
> > have to setup approx. 30TB of storage that needs to be available for 5-10
> > servers. The problem is that OCFS2 seems to be just plain broken, the web
> > configuration tool described in the RHEL 5 manual for GFS is no longer
> > present in Fedora and the cluster configuration tool doesn't work because
> > it tries to call command line tools in the wrong locations.
> > What I'm wondering is that if fedora is the basis for RHEL then what are
> > the plans for RHEL 6 regarding these technologies. AFAIK fedora 11 will
> > form the basis for that but right now GFS and/or clustering in general
> > seems to suffer from bit-rot.
> > I'm just surprised that GFS is a cornerstone of RHEL 5 but now seems to be
> > basically unmaintained or is the RHEL team maintaining forked versions of
> > these tools?
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