[Linux-cluster] gfs2 setting quota problem

Steven Whitehouse swhiteho at redhat.com
Mon May 9 18:07:21 UTC 2011


On Mon, 2011-05-09 at 15:32 +0200, mr wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm having problem to init gfs2 quota on my existing FS.
> I have 2TB gfs2 FS which is being used in 50%. I have decided to set up
> quotas. Setting warning and limit levels seemed OK - no errors (athought
> I had to reset all my existing setting gfs2_quota reset...) New quota
> calculation ends with the following error:
> gfs2_quota: Couldn't mount /tmp/.gfs2meta.WUXfKC : Invalid argument
Are you using selinux? The gfs2_quota tool tries to mount the GFS2
metafs in order to make the changes that you requested. For some reason
it seems this mount is failing.

> Getting some quota values fails - I'm always getting "value: 0.0" :(
> I have no idea what is wrong... Sombody could help? thx in advance
> Details:
> 2.6.18-194.11.1.el5
> /tmp/test type gfs2
> (rw,noatime,lockproto=lock_nolock,localflocks,localcaching,quota=on)
> gfs2-utils.i386                          0.1.62-28.el5_6.1
> kmod-gfs.i686                         0.1.34-2.el5
> cman.i386                               2.0.98-1.el5_3.4
Is this CentOS or a real RHEL installation?


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