[OpenAFS] openafs with diskless clients
Wed, 26 Oct 2005 11:29:56 -0700
I created the presentation mentioned by Chris. Of our 215 or
so servers, we currently boot 135 as diskless machines (63%).
The presentation gives an overview of the basics. I currently
have machines running a 2.4.30 kernel and RedHat 7.3 (production),
and a 2.6.11 kernel and Fedora Core 3 (testing). Let me know if
you need/want information beyond what is in the presentation.
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> Message: 4
> Date: Wed, 26 Oct 2005 17:01:45 +0200 (CEST)
> From: Chris Huebsch <email@example.com>
> To: Andreas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Cc: email@example.com
> Subject: Re: [OpenAFS] openafs with diskless clients
> On Wed, 26 Oct 2005, Andreas wrote:
>>I was wondering if anybody has ever used openafs with diskless clients
>>booting via PXE and mounting it as the root filesystem. Doable?
> there was a presentation at one of the last AFS-Workshops about that
> I think it was this one:
> We tested it here for a Cluster and it worked very well.