[Bioclusters] PVFS on big clusters

Andrew Fant fant@vpharm.com
Mon, 10 Dec 2001 11:43:20 -0500 (EST)

Afternoon All,
    I am looking at taking some of the unused disk on our cluster and creating a
PVFS filesystem out of it.  Has anyone here played with using disk on the compute
nodes as a parallel file-system, and does anyone have any knowledge of how it works
on large ( < 50 node ) clusters?


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