[Linux-cluster] Re: [Clusters_sig] Planning a Cluster meeting at OLS

David Teigland teigland at redhat.com
Tue May 10 14:01:58 UTC 2005

On Mon, May 09, 2005 at 10:21:13AM -0500, James Bottomley wrote:

> 1. Since almost every one of those clusters has pieces in the kernel and
> pieces in userland, getting information across the kernel/user boundary
> in a uniform fashion for all of them seems to be crucial.  At the
> moment, it looks like the OCFS usysfs mechanism is really the only
> candidate, but that's still encountering turbulence from Al Viro.
> Perhaps agreeing on a common such mechanism and how it should be
> implemented would be useful

Sysfs works fine for me (for configuring dlm and gfs), but there's very
little I need to get across.  If there's something different I should use
I'd be glad to switch, configfs looked fine.


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