[Gluster-devel] directory lock durning file self-healing
Brent A Nelson
brent at phys.ufl.edu
Tue Aug 4 13:23:31 UTC 2009
On Tue, 4 Aug 2009, Vikas Gorur wrote:
> Virtualization environments are one of our major focus areas right now.
> We have contributed to the oVirt project to add GlusterFS support
> (http://git.et.redhat.com/?p=ovirt-server.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/next). We
> hope you'll use GlusterFS too!
Isn't there also an issue where, if a file is open on a replicated
GlusterFS, the process accessing the file will get an error if the node
it had open goes down (even though there's a replica available)? Or is
there already a way around that or in the works?
If this is an issue, then a virtual machine open from an image on a
replicated GlusterFS would think it lost its filesystem and freak out, and
you'd have to kill and restart the virtual machine.
More information about the Gluster-devel