[Beowulf] Forwarded from a long time reader having trouble posting

Chris Samuel csamuel at vpac.org
Wed Dec 2 14:15:07 PST 2009

----- "Joshua Baker-LePain" <jlb17 at duke.edu> wrote:

> What Red Hat is *not* shipping by default are any
> of the filesystem utilities, so you can't, e.g., 
> actually mkfs an XFS filesystem.  But you can get
> the xfsprogs RPM from the CentOS extras repo and
> that should work just fine.

Ah yes, that was what it was explained to me as!

Mea culpa, I blame the Beowulf bash.. ;-)

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