[OpenAFS] Large volumes -- anyone using?
Wed, 24 Aug 2005 12:46:03 -0700
We've had volumes as large as 300gb in the past during phases of rapid data
collection. While they work for accessing data, vos operations tend to time
out on excessively large (somewhere above 100gb IIRC) volumes. Backups can
become problematic past this point, and performance seems to take a hit as
I try to keep volumes under 20gb these days, and prefer to keep them under 2gb
if possible. The largest volume we currently have online is about 60gb. We
don't have a problem backing it up, although I'd probably copy the data to a
new volume rather than attempting a "vos move" on it if I had to take the
On Wednesday 24 August 2005 12:20, Dexter 'Kim' Kimball wrote:
> If you've got experience with large volumes (tens to hundreds of GB) I'd
> much appreciate any experiences you may have had, good bad or indifferent.
> Kim (Dexter) Kimball
> CCRE, Inc.