[OpenAFS] Deploying OpenAFS on VMs
Fri, 17 Jun 2011 20:47:24 -0400 (EDT)
On Fri, 17 Jun 2011, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> Quoting Jaap Winius <email@example.com>:
>> Quoting Coy Hile <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
>>> I have a question about deployment of OpenAFS on VMWare. Assume for
>>> the sake of argument that one has a requirement to deploy OpenAFS on
>>> VMs -- to include deploying his fileservers as VMs. Has anyone
>>> actually done that sort of deployment?
I believe that all of athena.mit.edu is running on VMWare machines, with
fileservers backed by a SAN.
Since that migration, we have maybe seen an increase of AFS "hangs", but
it is hard to detangle the VM nature of the servers from the different