How to Improve GFS/GFS2 File System Performance and Prevent Processes from Hanging

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Cluster file systems such as the Red Hat Global File System (GFS) and Red Hat Global File System 2 (GFS2) are complex systems that allows multiple computers (nodes) to simultaneously share the same storage device in a cluster.


There can be many reasons why performance does not match expectations. In some workloads or environments, the overhead associated with distributed l...

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