How To Upgrade To A New Version Of ObjectiveFS Shared Filesystem

ObjectiveFS versions are backward and forward compatible. So, upgrading to a new version is straightforward. You can also perform rolling upgrades if you are running ObjectiveFS on multiple servers.


  1. Download and install the new version on your server

  2. Restart ObjectiveFS by unmounting and remounting your filesystem.

    $ sudo umount <mount dir>
    $ sudo mount.objectivefs <filesystem> <mount dir>


by ObjectiveFS staff, January 7, 2016
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