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What is the recommended LVM configuration when multiple Red Hat Enterprise Linux cluster nodes are accessing the same shared storage?

Updated 2013-10-29T12:58:24+00:00

Issue

  • How can multiple systems be confirgured to access the same backend storage?
  • when should GFS2 be used instead of HA-LVM?

Environment

  • Red Hat Cluster Suite 4+
  • Red Hat Cluster Suite / GFS 4+
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Advanced Platform (Clustering and GFS/GFS2)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 6 (with the High Availability and Resilient Storage Add Ons)

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