[Gluster-devel] Access by QEMU+libgfapi fails with 'SETVOLUME on remote-host failed: Authentication failed'

Vijay Bellur vbellur at redhat.com
Thu Dec 12 19:09:35 UTC 2013

On 12/12/2013 11:41 PM, Niels de Vos wrote:
> Hi guys,
> I've continued a little with adding support for Gluster in CloudStack.
> Starting a VM with qemu-kvm and storage on Gluster through libgfapi
> gives me the following error:
> [client-handshake.c:1397:client_setvolume_cbk] 0-primary_gluster-client-0: SETVOLUME on remote-host failed: Authentication failed
> qemu-kvm has been started through libvirt, and the errir is in the
> libvirt log for this VM (/var/log/libvirt/qemu/i-2-5-VM.log).
> On the server-side, only the brick.log contains something useful (I did
> not enable debugging yet):
> [addr.c:143:gf_auth] 0-auth/addr: client is bound to port 43150 which is not privileged

This seems to be the problem. Not sure why this log is being seen 
despite server.allow-insecure set to on. Can you check if a restart of 
the volume helps?


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