On Fri, Jun 1, 2012 at 6:36 PM, John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com> wrote: > On 06/01/12 2:27 PM, Boris Epstein wrote: > > I believe that unfsd (http://unfs3.sourceforge.net/ ) now does have > > multi-threaded capability and as such should be fairly well scalable. I > am > > using it on CentOS 6.2 and it seems to become all but unusable when more > > then 3-4 users connect to it. Is that normal? What sort of experience > have > > other people had? > > yeesh, wtf ? > > latest version: 0.9.22 2009-01-05 > > WHY?!??! what problem is this supposed to solve over the built in > native Linux NFS, which supports a lot more than just NFSv3? > > > maybe in 2003, when Linux NFS was sketchy, this made sense. > > > -- > john r pierce N 37, W 122 > santa cruz ca mid-left coast > > > > John, The native NFS only supports the local file system (on the local disk). What we have here is an NFS gateway to a distributed file system, in our case MooseFS ( http://www.moosefs.org/ ). Boris.