[Gluster-devel] gluster 3.4 worm feature

Jules Wang lancelotds at 163.com
Fri Mar 15 02:29:12 UTC 2013

hi, Tobias
     Maybe the answer is TRUE, because WORM xlator is based on Read-only xlator.
     According to the source code, the only difference between WORM and Read-only is : on the volume with WORM xlator,   file could be opened with mode O_APPEND, that means you could append data to the file. 

Jules Wang

At 2013-03-14 21:06:44,"Tobias Winter" <tobias at linuxdingsda.de> wrote:
>we were hoping to be able to use the upcoming worm feature for a backup
>volume, however I again read the wiki page describing it and found the
>With a volume converted to WORM, the changes are as follows:
> * Truncation, Deletion wont be supported
>So there will be no way to delete files?
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