[Linux-cluster] Re: Using GFS2 to store vmware disk files

carlopmart carlopmart at gmail.com
Fri Jul 25 07:04:30 UTC 2008

carlopmart wrote:
> Hi all,
>  I have installed one host with rhel5.2 and vmware server 2.0 rc1. I 
> stored vmdk files on a GFS2 partition with these params on /etc/fstab: 
> rw,_netdev,noatime,noexec,nodev,nosuid. But performance is really really 
> poor compared with ocfs2 for example or ext3 ...
>  Somebody knows how can I increase GFS2 performance filesystem to store 
> a lot of 2 GB vmdk files??
> Many thanks.

Please, any hints??

CL Martinez
carlopmart {at} gmail {d0t} com

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