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Chapter 4. Diagnosing and Correcting Problems with GFS2 File Systems

This chapter provides information about some common GFS2 issues and how to address them.

4.1. GFS2 File System Shows Slow Performance

You may find that your GFS2 file system shows slower performance than an ext3 file system. GFS2 performance may be affected by a number of influences and in certain use cases. Information that addresses GFS2 performance issues is found throughout this document.