Chapter 22 Oracle Cluster File System Version 2

Table of Contents

22.1 About OCFS2
22.2 Installing and Configuring OCFS2
22.2.1 Preparing a Cluster for OCFS2
22.2.2 Configuring the Firewall
22.2.3 Configuring the Cluster Software
22.2.4 Creating the Configuration File for the Cluster Stack
22.2.5 Configuring the Cluster Stack
22.2.6 Configuring the Kernel for Cluster Operation
22.2.7 Starting and Stopping the Cluster Stack
22.2.8 Creating OCFS2 volumes
22.2.9 Mounting OCFS2 Volumes
22.2.10 Querying and Changing Volume Parameters
22.3 Troubleshooting OCFS2
22.3.1 Recommended Tools for Debugging
22.3.2 Mounting the debugfs File System
22.3.3 Configuring OCFS2 Tracing
22.3.4 Debugging File System Locks
22.3.5 Configuring the Behavior of Fenced Nodes
22.4 Use Cases for OCFS2
22.4.1 Load Balancing
22.4.2 Oracle Real Application Cluster (RAC)
22.4.3 Oracle Databases
22.5 For More Information About OCFS2

This chapter describes how to configure and use the Oracle Cluster File System Version 2 (OCFS2) file system.