Lustre Changelog

New in version 1.8.3

August 11th, 2010
  • Lustre 1.8.3 provides support for OEL 5, RHEL 5, SLES 10 and 11, offers several minor improvements, and provides a number of bug fixes. Learn about the 1.8 family of features - Adaptive Timeouts, OSS Read Cache, OST Pools and Version-based Recovery and why you should upgrade.

New in version 1.8.0 (June 18th, 2009)

  • Adaptive Timeouts
  • OSS Read Cache
  • OST Pools
  • Version-based Recovery

New in version 1.6.7.1 (April 17th, 2009)

  • Support for networks:
  • socklnd - any kernel supported by Lustre
  • qswlnd - Qsnet kernel modules 5.20 and later
  • openiblnd - IbGold 1.8.2
  • o2iblnd - OFED 1.1, 1.2.0, 1.2.5, and 1.3.1
  • viblnd - Voltaire ibhost 3.4.5 and later
  • ciblnd - Topspin 3.2.0
  • iiblnd - Infiniserv 3.3 + PathBits patch
  • gmlnd - GM 2.1.22 and later
  • mxlnd - MX 1.2.1 or later
  • ptllnd - Portals 3.3 / UNICOS/lc 1.5.x, 2.0.x
  • Support for kernels:
  • 2.6.5-7.314 (SLES 9)
  • 2.6.9-67.0.22.EL (RHEL 4)
  • 2.6.16.60-0.31 (SLES 10)
  • 2.6.18-92.1.17.el5 (RHEL 5)
  • 2.6.22.14 vanilla (kernel.org)

New in version 1.6.6 (January 8th, 2009)

  • This release adds support for downgrading pools-striped files.
  • Distribution kernel support has been updated to RHEL5 kernel-2.6.18-92.1.10.el5 and SLES10 SP2 kernel-2.6.16.60-0.27.
  • There are numerous bugfixes, including fixes for 8 TB systems with more than 65536 groups, machines with more than 1GB of RAM, and issues when mounting filesystems with the flock option.