Arensdorf, Christopher wrote:
> My name is Chris and I'm with ITT Corporation in Nashua, NH. We're currently
> looking to upgrade one of our products to make use of InfiniBand technology,
> and unfortunately we're running QFS which does not support InfiniBand. We're
> interested in exploring the idea of using XFS so I had a few questions I was
> hoping you might be able to answer that I didn't seem to find in the FAQ
> Is XFS compatible with InfiniBand?
XFS just needs a block device to talk to; the transport to the block
device etc should not matter.
> Is XFS compatible with RHEL 5.0 or higher?
Compatible yes but not supported or shipped by Red Hat.
> Is XFS compatible with Fibre Channel?
See the first answer. (but anyway the the short answer is Yes.)
> Is XFS compatible with Solaris 10 x86?
AFAIK XFS has never been ported to Solaris. It's only a production FS
on Linux & Irix.
> Thanks very much for your time and I look forward to hearing back from you.