[Gluster-devel] xattrs and bug 9

Gordan Bobic gordan at bobich.net
Fri Aug 14 18:26:55 UTC 2009

Jamson Hariss wrote:
> Hello.
> In 2.0.6 "bug 9" has been "fixed", meaning that extended attributes
> 'trusted.afr.volume' are no longer visible from mount point. I was using
> those attributes to determine on which brick files actually reside and
> perform checksumming on them to ensure that replicate works as intended
> (which it occasionally does not).
> My question - is there a way in 2.0.6 to know on which brick file
> actually resides in AFR? On a side note - why it was necessary to remove
> those attributes in the first place?

Maybe I'm missing something important here, but with AFR a file should 
reside on ALL bricks. If it isn't then something has gone badly wrong.


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