How to format and mount a volume at a given path

  • Drop the LinuxFileSystem node on the compute node.
  • Connect the partition point (on the right) of the LinuxFileSystem to the feature point (on the left) of the BlockStorage.

Fig. Format and mount a volume

  • To configure the mount location and format type, click on the LinuxFileSystem node:
    • fs_type: Choose a format type for the disk (e.g., ext4).
    • location: Specify the mount point on the compute node (e.g., /mnt).
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The LinuxFileSystem is a software component, which executes on the given compute node and mounts the BlockStorage to the compute node at a specified location and format it.