[Lustre-discuss] killing lfs_migrate

Michael Barnes Michael.Barnes at jlab.org
Mon Feb 27 11:35:12 PST 2012

On Feb 27, 2012, at 2:30 PM, Brock Palen wrote:

> I will have a limited window to migrate files to a new OST. I would like to get as far as I can in the window I have.
> Is it safe to kill lfs_migrate while it is still running?


> If so will it leave any 'partial copies' around?

Yes, but only the current file.

This is based on my version of lfs_migrate (1.8.4 I believe), it may trap signals and
delete files in progress now.  A quick look at the script will show if it has these traps.


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