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Re: is realtime device supported?

To: Christoph Hellwig <hch@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: is realtime device supported?
From: Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 22 Apr 2010 11:53:26 -0500
Cc: Wengang Wang <wen.gang.wang@xxxxxxxxxx>, greg.marsden@xxxxxxxxxx, joe.jin@xxxxxxxxxx, xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
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Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 22, 2010 at 10:49:39PM +0800, Wengang Wang wrote:
>> Do we support realtime device?
>>
>> I got the following error:
> 
> It sounds like you do not have CONFIG_XFS_RT enable in your kernel
> configuration.  But to answer your original question the realtime
> device is not supported in the sense of actively maintained.  The
> code is still there, but more or less for legacy reasons.  I would
> not recommend it for new installations.

Agreed.

FWIW, dmesg probably gave you a more helpful error message than
mount...

                cmn_err(CE_WARN, "XFS: RT mount failed");

hm or maybe not ;)

-Eric

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