[Beowulf] Building new cluster - estimate

Joshua Baker-LePain jlb17 at duke.edu
Tue Aug 5 11:10:33 PDT 2008

On Tue, 5 Aug 2008 at 8:34pm, Mikhail Kuzminsky wrote

> xfs has a rich set of utilities, but AFAIK no defragmentation tools (I don't 
> know what will be after xfsdump/xfsrestore). But which modern linux

Not true -- see xfs_fsr(8).  Back in the IRIX days, it was recommended to 
run this regularly.  However, ISTR that the current recommendation is "as 
needed, but it really shouldn't be needed".

Joshua Baker-LePain
QB3 Shared Cluster Sysadmin

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