mount r/w and r/o

Damian Menscher menscher at
Thu Nov 3 21:37:37 UTC 2005

On Thu, 3 Nov 2005, Jeff Dinisco wrote:

> I have an ext3 filesystem mounted r/w on 1 host and r/o on multiple
> hosts.  Dangerous but cost effective.
> My questions are...
> Should I be concerned by this?
> Is there a way to automatically skip the recovery attempt, and if so,
> should I use it?
> Am I going about this all wrong, is there a better way to do this (other
> than GFS)?

Sorry to ask the obvious question, but why not just use NFS?

Damian Menscher
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