PVFS 1.5.0 and PVFS-kernel 0.9.0 released

Robert Ross rross at mcs.anl.gov
Thu Jan 18 02:35:54 EST 2001

We're happy to announce the release of new versions of the PVFS and
PVFS-kernel software packages.  It has been a long time since the last big
release, and there have been a lot of changes:
- numerous bug fixes
- configure scripts in both PVFS and PVFS-kernel packages
- linux kernel 2.4 support
- MUCH better alpha support
- utilities provided for checking server status

Additionally we have completely rewritten the User Guide and Quick Start
in response to questions from users and to account for changes in the

We hope you'll give the new releases a try, and please let us know how
things go, good or bad :).  See http://www.parl.clemson.edu/pvfs.

Thanks to everyone who has helped with debugging these releases!


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