[Lustre-devel] Mac OS and Windows clients

Stuart Midgley sdm900 at gmail.com
Thu Jul 23 23:21:36 PDT 2009

We started with the partial AIX port and got someway but never got a  
working Fuse port.  If I remember correctly, it was just a matter of  
working through the code and hooking it correctly to MacOSX which does  
things slightly differently.


Dr Stuart Midgley
sdm900 at gmail.com

On 24/07/2009, at 7:03 AM, Andreas Dilger wrote:

> On Jul 23, 2009  23:50 +0300, Alexey Lyashkov wrote:
>> On Thu, 2009-07-23 at 10:00 +0200, Tuve Nordius wrote:
>>> I have chosen the FreeBSD port of lustre (http://lustre.sev.net.ua/)
>>> as a starting point for liblustre and the source tree also contains
>>> some kind of fuse client, but i suspect this port is based on lustre
>>> 1.6 ?
>> Isn't. this based on HEAD branch which checkouted ~4 month ago.  
>> When i
>> will have time, i will be update to last HEAD sources.
>> Work on FreeBSD client is stoped to wait some work from CLIO and  
>> libcfs
>> cleanups, which need to make Solaris port.
> Also, Stuart Midgeley (CC'd) worked on a FUSE client for OS/X.  I  
> don't
> know the current status of that (I'm not sure if it was made available
> for wider use or not).
> Cheers, Andreas
> --
> Andreas Dilger
> Sr. Staff Engineer, Lustre Group
> Sun Microsystems of Canada, Inc.

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