[Gluster-devel] Feature Request: Lock Volume Settings
lindsay.mathieson at gmail.com
Mon Nov 14 00:35:24 UTC 2016
As discussed recently, it is way to easy to make destructive changes
to a volume,e.g change shard size. This can corrupt the data with no
warnings and its all to easy to make a typo or access the wrong volume
when doing 3am maintenance ...
So I'd like to suggest something like the following:
gluster volume lock <volname>
Setting this would fail all:
- setting changes
- add bricks
- remove bricks
- delete volume
gluster volume unlock <volname>
would allow all changes to be made.
Just a thought, open to alternate suggestions.
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