[Gluster-devel] missing files

Justin Clift justin at gluster.org
Wed Feb 11 12:38:26 UTC 2015

On 11 Feb 2015, at 12:31, David F. Robinson <david.robinson at corvidtec.com> wrote:
>> Some time ago I had a similar performance problem (with 3.4 if I remember correctly): a just created volume started to work fine, but after some time using it performance was worse. Removing all files from the volume didn't improve the performance again.
> I guess my problem is a little better depending on how you look at it. If I date the data from the volume, the performance goes back to that of an empty volume. I don't have to delete the .glusterfs entries to regain my performance. I only have to delete the data from the mount point. 

Interesting.  Do you have somewhat accurate stats on how much data (eg # of entries, size
of files) was in the data set that did this?

Wondering if it's repeatable, so we can replicate the problem and solve. :)

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