Announcing Gluster release 5.6

Shyam Ranganathan srangana at
Thu Apr 18 11:08:16 UTC 2019

The Gluster community is pleased to announce the release of Gluster
5.6 (packages available at [1]).

Release notes for the release can be found at [2].

Major changes, features and limitations addressed in this release:

- Release 5.x had a long standing issue where network bandwidth usage
was much higher than in prior releases. This issue has been addressed in
this release. Bug 1673058 has more details regarding the issue [3].

Gluster community

[1] Packages for 5.6:

[2] Release notes for 5.6:

[3] Bandwidth usage bug:

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