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Linux NFS export to VMWare ESX. Could this be used as shared storage for two Windows Virtual machines inside the ESX? "cluster in a box"

"Windows 2008 R2 needs support for SCSI-3 persistent reservations"

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No, MS clustering needs to do scsci reservations and that's not supported by NFS.

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Under linux its a fast moving target, but some iscsi implementations support it:

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I suggest you'll take a look at the following document.

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