[CentOS] Setting up large (12.5 TB) filesystem howto?

Joshua Baker-LePain jlb17 at duke.edu
Fri Aug 28 16:58:27 UTC 2009

On Fri, 28 Aug 2009 at 8:58am, Akemi Yagi wrote

> On Fri, Aug 28, 2009 at 8:36 AM, Joshua Baker-LePain<jlb17 at duke.edu> wrote:
>> You do not have to switch to 64bit, and your setup should be fully
>> supported.  Other folks have mentioned XFS, and that's an option.  But if
>> you want to stay fully compatible with upstream, then ext3 is your only
>> option.
> Support for xfs has been added to RHEL 5.4 which will be released any day now.

So it has.  I recall looking in the beta release notes when they first 
came out and not seeing it.  So either I just plain missed it or it's been 
added there since then.  In any case, that's great news and something that 
is *long* overdue.

Joshua Baker-LePain
QB3 Shared Cluster Sysadmin

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