[Gluster-users] attempt to run ldap/zimbra on glusterfs fails

Anand Avati avati at zresearch.com
Thu Dec 4 10:30:55 UTC 2008

Can you give some more details - the version, spec files and log files?


2008/12/4 Bryan Whitehead <driver at megahappy.net>:
> I have a very simple setup of gluster. I basically have a mirror using
> afr on the client side. When I attempt to start zimbra (which begins by
> trying to start openldap) I get a weird error:
> backend_startup_one: bi_db_open failed! (-1)
> I have a functional zimbra setup. What I do is stop zimbra, rsync over
> the installation, mv the existing directory aside, then symlink (or
> create directory and directly mount from gluster). I cannot get zimbra
> to startup. :(
> example:
> /opt/zimbra is where everything is. Program, data, everything.
> /etc/init.d/zimbra stop
> time rsync -arv --delete /opt/* /import/gluster1/zimbra/opt/
> cd /opt
> mv zimbra zimbra.works
> ln -s /import/gluster1/zimbra/opt/zimbra
> /etc/init.d/zimbra start
> if I undo the symlink (or mountpoint/directory) and move the
> /opt/zimbra.works back to /opt/zimbra, I can start just fine like
> nothing happened.
> -Bryan
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