[Linux-cluster] Please correct me if I'm wrong, but...
jos at xos.nl
Mon Aug 20 20:53:52 UTC 2007
On Mon, Aug 20, 2007 at 04:39:05PM -0400, Randy Brown wrote:
> Right. That's the way I understood it to be. Using ext3 would require
> us to have to umount and remount the file systems to the each host after
> the failure, though, correct? In other words, would require
> administrator interaction. GFS would do this automatically without
> impacting the users.
It doesn't need to do automatic mounts/unmounts, it is just mounted in
parallel on multiple cluster nodes and can be used (R/W) in parallel
on all nodes.
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