Re: distributed network file system
Excellent! Good project link. Thanks!
This has many, many uses!
On 06/27/2012 05:37 PM, Brian Mathis wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 25, 2012 at 4:49 PM, John Heim<john <at> johnheim.net> wrote:
>> I would like to set up a distributed network file system in my department.
>> There is a dizzying array of possibilities, gfarmfs, ceph, glusterfs, just
>> to name a few.
>> 1. Should work on a large number of small nodes, 100Gb each.
>> 2. Parallelism& striping.
>> 3. Prefer debian package, GPL.
>> 4. Meta data in mysql would be nice.
>> Any experience and/or recommendations?
> I've looked around for things to do this for a while, and finally came
> across Tahoe LAFS, which runs on Linux, Windows, Mac, BSD, eth... I
> have not used it myself, but the project seems to have the same goals
> that you are looking for. I'm not sure if it's good for active online
> storage though -- I always thought about it as extra storage for
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