[Lustre-discuss] FW: [Lustre-community] Create directory where files get striped over the same set of OSTs

Kevin Canady kevin_canady at xyratex.com
Mon Feb 13 08:56:15 PST 2012

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On 2/9/12 3:24 PM, "Kshitij Mehta" <kmehta at cs.uh.edu> wrote:

>My lustre installation has a total of 64 OSTs and I have created a
>directory that has been configured over 8 OSTs.
>However, files in this directory get striped over different OSTs. For
>file 1 might get striped over OSTs 0 thru 7, whereas file 2 might get
>striped over OSTs 8 thru 15.
>How can I configure a directory so that files in it get striped across
>the *same* set of OSTs?
>Kshitij Mehta
>PhD candidate
>Parallel Software Technologies Lab (pstl.cs.uh.edu)
>Dept. of Computer Science
>University of Houston
>Houston, Texas, USA
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>Lustre-community at lists.lustre.org

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