[CentOS] NFS exporting a GFS mount point

Tue Sep 9 16:25:12 UTC 2008
Joshua Baker-LePain <jlb17 at duke.edu>

On Mon, 8 Sep 2008 at 10:23pm, Yanagisawa, Koji wrote

> Hello,
> I have a storage offering some 11 TB of space.  I'd happily use ext3 and NFS 
> export to 4 client machines, but 8 TB seems to be the tested maximum.  I'd 
> really like one mount point for the whole 11 TB.  Since GFS offers 
> lock_nolock option for local mounting, I'm assuming it's not so out of line 
> to NFS export this GFS mount point.

ext3 in CentOS 5.2 supports up to 16TB volumes.

Joshua Baker-LePain
QB3 Shared Cluster Sysadmin