iSCSI and clustering with FreeBSD
Peter.Ross at alumni.tu-berlin.de
Tue Jun 17 19:42:40 PDT 2003
On Tue, 17 Jun 2003, Kip Macy wrote:
> > Furthermore, I'm looking at clustering where the other boxes in the
> > cluster are not at the same ISP. This adds additional headache for
> > sure. If anyone has any ideas along these lines, let me know. I want
> > to do this for reliability and load sharing, not for supercomputing.
> > However, it sure would be cool to be able to migrate a process to a
> > different box at a different location...
> This is not at all what OpenGFS is designed for. That is something that
> AFS would be perfect for.
I read about bigger projects in Germany running AFS successfully. I 've
got a really enthusiastic mail from an administrator maintaining one of
But I read some rumours that AFS isn't running well on FreeBSD (gossip on
the German FreeBSD mailing list). Is it true?
BTW: I wrote two weeks ago that I like to start writing an iSCSI
initiator. I spent the last days reading documents and sources and
installing my programming and test environment.
So I didn't start writing yet but I'm on the way..
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