[Lustre-discuss] killing lfs_migrate

Ashley Pittman apittman at ddn.com
Mon Feb 27 11:49:53 PST 2012

On 27 Feb 2012, at 19:30, 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?

The script will be limited by client bandwidth, if possible you could run multiple instances, each working on a different part of the tree you want copied.

I'd also consider mounting the FS as a client on the server which hosts the OST and running it there.


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