[lustre-discuss] The safe path for upgrading servers from 2.5.3 to 2.12.x
Nguyen Viet Cuong
mrcuongnv at gmail.com
Tue Dec 1 00:29:53 PST 2020
Thank for your comprehensive reply.
I will make a testbed system and try to upgrade servers directly.
Nguyen Viet Cuong
On Tue, Dec 1, 2020 at 1:01 PM Tung-Han Hsieh <thhsieh at twcp1.phys.ntu.edu.tw>
> Dear Nguyen,
> Usually the upgrade procedure is the following:
> 1. Shutdown the Lustre file system completely.
> (umount all the clients and servers)
> 2. In all the clients and servers, install the new version of Lustre
> software. If your servers are Lustre with ldiskfs backend, please
> install the recommand version of e2fsprogs package.
> (see https://www.lustre.org/download/)
> 3. In all the servers and clients, unload the Lustre modules by:
> Or you can reboot these machines instead.
> 4. In each of the servers, run the following command to upgrade:
> tunefs.lustre --writeconf /dev/<device_name>
> Note that you have to do it for all the MGS / MDT / OST.
> 5. When running tunefs.lustre, it may prompt you to turn on some options
> of the ldiskfs file system of corresponding device using the e2fsprogs
> utilities. Just follow the indications.
> 6. Then the upgrade is completed. You can try to restart the Lustre file
> I used to upgrade from version 2.5.X to 2.10.X and 2.12.X directly.
> Everything looks fine to me.
> On Mon, Nov 30, 2020 at 11:17:03PM +0700, Nguyen Viet Cuong wrote:
> > Hi there,
> > Can anyone advise me the safe way to upgrade Lustre server from 2.5.3 to
> > 2.10.x or 2.12.x? I am running 2.5.3 on CentOS 6.5 with a FDR card. I now
> > have to upgrade the card to EDR or HDR.
> > And, is there anyone successfully connecting servers with the mix of EDR
> > and HDR200? And how?
> > Best regards,
> > Nguyen Viet Cuong
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