using the upstream_hash_module and handling changes when adding new servers

Cliff Wells cliff at
Tue Apr 7 23:32:53 MSD 2009

On Tue, 2009-04-07 at 11:16 -0700, Michael Shadle wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 7, 2009 at 10:59 AM, Cliff Wells <cliff at> wrote:
> > I'd suggest looking into one of the clustered filesystems such as GFS or
> > Lustre, although that might be more difficult to deploy on an existing
> > infrastructure.
> those require exported filesystems (iscsi, fake iscsi, SANs, etc) and
> can be a pain in the ass to manage.

Technically block devices, but yes.   I'd suggest trying a supported
distro such as RHEL/CentOS which ships with this stuff and includes some
nice management tools.   Of course, this comes back to what I said
earlier about being difficult to deploy on an existing infrastructure.


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