On 13/11/14 20:57, Christopher Young wrote: > 3) Is there any functionality that one would be losing out on by deploying > oVirt via oVirt-node vs. using full-OS installation? Which is the more > recommended?
Can't answer the others but here is my try on number three: You lose the functionality of customizing your node in an easy way, in a "full os" install you don't need many packages as well: minimal EL6/7 and the added ovirt stuff (vdsm/mom). also installation is easy, setup your host the way you like it, add ovirt repo, let engine install, finished. I'm still observing node, but imho it's kind of it's own distro, you have many limitations, e.g. it's designed to be read only for most files (making it more secure) which creates more trouble to "persist" changes. I honestly don't think there is enough dev power (in terms of manpower) for node, too. As I said, it's like a fork of el6/fedora, but with just about 5-10 devs. I'm running very well with el6 hosts atm, I would discourage the use of fedora nodes as well, because there where multiple reports of broken hosts after package upgrades in fedora (imho that's a no brainer, as fedora is bleeding edge and thus more breakage does occur). HTH -- Mit freundlichen Grüßen / Regards Sven Kieske Systemadministrator Mittwald CM Service GmbH & Co. KG Königsberger Straße 6 32339 Espelkamp T: +49-5772-293-100 F: +49-5772-293-333 https://www.mittwald.de Geschäftsführer: Robert Meyer St.Nr.: 331/5721/1033, USt-IdNr.: DE814773217, HRA 6640, AG Bad Oeynhausen Komplementärin: Robert Meyer Verwaltungs GmbH, HRB 13260, AG Bad Oeynhausen _______________________________________________ Users mailing list Users@ovirt.org http://lists.ovirt.org/mailman/listinfo/users