[Beowulf] { hopefully on topic } tools for measuring dir sizes and growth trends on 30TB+ scale-out NAS?

Hearns, John john.hearns at mclaren.com
Wed Jul 3 05:35:21 PDT 2013

> It is indeed. It's more like a swiss-army knife for filesystems, and
> we (at CEA) use it for a whole variety of purposes, from HSM
> migrations to users scoring (we give each user a score based on the
> profile of their files, and we tie quota exceptions to that score),

A score is a good idea.
I find it useful to hand out gold stars to the good users.
I also have a naughty step for the bad ones.

(I am only half joking - I really HAVE threatened to get a naughty step for users!)

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