[lustre-devel] Building 1.8.9 Kernel modules for Kernel 3.1

Simmons, James A. simmonsja at ornl.gov
Mon Jul 18 08:22:15 PDT 2016

>I need to mount a lustre 1.8.9 filesystem on Kernel 3.16.36.
>So, I need to build 1.8.9 Kernel module to mount lustre 1.8.9 filesystem 
>on Kernel 3.16.36.
>I am wondering if this is possible.

Nope. The amount of changes needed to support that new of a kernel
are huge. Can you set up a second file system to transfer the data over
to? Parallel copy tools exist.

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