[CentOS] really large file systems with centos

Tracy Reed treed at ultraviolet.org
Wed Jul 27 00:22:48 UTC 2011

On Wed, Jul 13, 2011 at 11:32:14PM -0700, John R Pierce spake thusly:
> I've been asked for ideas on building a rather large archival storage 
> system for inhouse use, on the order of 100-400TB. Probably using CentOS 
> 6.    The existing system this would replace is using Solaris 10 and 
> ZFS, but I want to explore using Linux instead.

If you don't need a POSIX filesystem interface check out MogileFS. It
could greatly simplify a lot of these scalability issues.

Tracy Reed
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