Need comments about cluster file systems

Greg Lindahl lindahl at
Thu Nov 14 13:53:25 PST 2002

On Thu, Nov 14, 2002 at 06:36:39PM +0100, Philippe Blaise - GRENOBLE wrote:

> Do beowulf solutions really require a 'cluster file system like' ?
> In other words, local disks seems to be sufficient in the beowulf world,

It depends. For some local disk is fine, for others it is not. The
people for whom it is not tend to use either NFS or they don't use
Linux clusters at all.

-- greg

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