[Linux-cluster] Please correct me if I'm wrong, but... - RHEL 5 Advanced Platform DOES include Clustering & GFS...

Jos Vos jos at xos.nl
Tue Aug 21 14:58:02 UTC 2007

On Tue, Aug 21, 2007 at 10:39:28AM -0400, Rob Kenna wrote:

> Referring to http://www.redhat.com/rhel/server/advanced/, RHEL 5 
> Advanced Platform does indeed include GFS and RHCS (Cluster Suite.) This 
> is exclusive to RHEL 5, so you can not buy an RHEL 5 Advanced Platform 
> subscription and run RHEL 4 with GFS. Also, the configuration is the 
> same in all geographies.

OK, thanks for the clarification, that explains the confusion here,
as my case was about extending a RHEL4 cluster, where besides RHEL AP
still subscriptions had to be bought for both cluster and GFS.

So, with RHEL5 clustering and GFS has become a lot cheaper.

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