vfs_gpfs module

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Fri Oct 4 08:41:03 MDT 2013

On Tue, Oct 01, 2013 at 02:44:04PM +0000, Perez,Jaime R wrote:
> Good Morning Samba Team,
> We are running samba-3.5.10 on a RHEL 6.3 box.
> Unfortunately, Red Hat does not support the module we
> need.
> "This vfs_gpfs.so module is not shipped with Red Hat samba
> package .The basic idea about our support policy is 'if we
> ship it, we support it.' Therefore, this setup is not
> supported."

Probably your support will be broken as well if you insert a
custom binary module into your existing RHEL Samba
installation. You should make sure with RH support first
that they will still support you if you insert a gpfs

With best regards,

Volker Lendecke

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