[Linux-cluster] want to use GFS2

Bob Peterson rpeterso at redhat.com
Mon Feb 14 13:37:21 UTC 2011

----- Original Message -----
| Hi,
| You need to setup a simple cluster and a proper fencing mechanism . No
| need
| to configure any services since you want to use GFS2 on both the
| nodes.
| Start the cluster, mount the gfs2 by /etc/fstab entry.
| Note: You can't use GFS2 without a Cluster setup.
| Dominic


Well, technically you can use GFS2 without a cluster setup.
I believe Red Hat doesn't support it, and the storage can't
be mounted by more than a single computer (with "lock_nolock"
locking protocol), but it can be done.


Bob Peterson
Red Hat File Systems

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