User Guide

You find comprehensive instructions on installing, configuring and using XtreemFS in our User Guide: User guides for previous releases:

Getting Started

Read our Quick Start to install, start and mount XtreemFS in 12 steps.


If you have questions, comments or suggestions, please send them to our public mailing list. The mailing list is open to all users and developers.

Report a bug

Please use our bug tracker on Github to search and report bugs. To help us analyze and fix the bug, please try to attach the log files of the client and/or MRC, DIR and OSD. You can mount the client with mount.xtreemfs -d DEBUG -l client_log.txt ... to create a client log file. The log files of the services are located in /var/log/xtreemfs/.