Created 2 years ago
Tools for creating, checking and working with gfs2 filesystems
Andrew Price committed 4 days ago
This package contains the tools needed to create, check, manipulate and analyze
gfs2 filesystems, along with important scripts required to support gfs2
The following development packages are required to build gfs2-utils:
o GNU make
o check (optional, enables unit tests)
The kernel header include/linux/gfs2-ondisk.h and its dependencies are also
To build gfs2-utils, run the following commands:
See ./configure --help for more build configuration options.
To run the test suite, use:
$ make check
See doc/README.tests for more details regarding the test suite.
gfs2-utils requires the following libraries:
To install gfs2-utils, run:
# make install
The following scripts (located in gfs2/scripts) are used to complete
the userland portion of the gfs2 withdraw feature using uevents. They
will be installed by 'make install' to these directories by default:
82-gfs2-withdraw.rules in /usr/lib/udev/rules.d/
gfs2_withdraw_helper in /usr/sbin/
See also doc/README.contributing for details on submitting patches.