Introduction

Crossmeta product runs on Microsoft Windows NT based platform and is a collection of various file systems that is available in other UNIX style operating systems. The software is a combination of several kernel mode drivers and command line programs to manage them. The key components of Crossmeta include:

  • VFS kernel driver (cxvfs)
  • NFS kernel driver (cxnfs)
  • Linux-EXT2 kernel driver (ext2fs)
  • SGI-XFS kernel driver (xfs)
  • Linux-Reiserfs kernel driver (reiserfs)
  • CXVFS manager service
  • NFS portmapd service
  • NFS mountd service
  • Command line programs
Before you begin the installation of this product make sure you meet the
following requirements.
  • System running Microsoft Windows operating system. This product runs on Microsoft Windows 2000, XP and 2003. Additional support added for Vista/Windows 2008 and Windows 7.
  • Administrative privileges are required to install this product.
  • The drive letter V: is unassigned and is free for Crossmeta.
  • There are no other programs actively use TCP/UDP port number 111.