[Gluster-devel] error while reading from an open file

Brian Hirt bhirt at mobygames.com
Mon Sep 7 17:03:53 UTC 2009

On Sep 6, 2009, at 11:13 PM, Raghavendra G wrote:

> On Fri, Sep 4, 2009 at 7:31 PM, Brian Hirt <bhirt at mobygames.com>  
> wrote:
> The situation you're facing is because of self-heal not being done  
> on open fds which in turn might lead to split brain scenarios. Self- 
> heal not being done on open fds is a known issue and will be fixed.  
> As far as the split brain scenarios, glusterfs can just identify  
> that is a split-brain and manual intervention is needed to copy the  
> correct file. And the documentation on split brain explains the  
> reasons for it.
> http://www.gluster.org/docs/index.php/Understanding_AFR_Translator


Do you know what release are you planning on fixing the open file self  
heal bug?  It appears to be the root cause of a lot of other critical  
issues and general misunderstands about what gluster is capable of  
doing.  I don't see anything mentioned about this in the http://gluster.org/docs/index.php/GlusterFS_Roadmap


> -- 
> Raghavendra G

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