[Gluster-devel] Documentation issue?
avati at zresearch.com
Tue Nov 27 07:36:08 UTC 2007
If you are using it for a point-to-point (non cluster) export then it would
be ok to access the backend directly. If your export is a subvolume of a
cluster volume, then you should not access the backend directly.
2007/11/27, Morus Walter <morus.walter.ml at googlemail.com>:
> we are currently considering glusterfs for a simple nfs like export of a
> directory from some server to another server (besides other usages).
> I'm a bit confused about the comment in the configuration in the 'Install
> and run GlusterFS v1.3 in 10mins'-Wiki-Page
> It says:
> option directory /tmp/export # Note: Once exported, DO NOT WRITE DIRECTLY
> THIS DIRECTORY
> Is the note serious?
> The user guide
> suggests that glusterfs can be used for exporting some directory.
> But in this case I'd like to use the directory on the server directly as
> The comment was added in the last edit of quickstart guide (october 3.).
> Could someone please clarify this?
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