[Gluster-users] Gluster crashes when cascading AFR

Rainer Schwemmer rainer.schwemmer at cern.ch
Mon Dec 15 16:20:05 UTC 2008

Hi Vikas,

Thanks for the quick answer. 

Yeah, I figured it would be slow. That's why im trying to cascade it
instead of having 2000 subvolumes directly attached to the top node :)

Anyway, I'll have a go at the 1.4.0.rc2 version in the meantime and let
you know if it also crashes.


On Mon, 2008-12-15 at 21:24 +0530, Vikas Gorur wrote:
> Rainer,
> Thank you for your interest in GlusterFS.
> I do not know of any user who's had an AFR configuration with 40-50
> subvolumes, but there is no reason it shouldn't work. The write
> performance will obviously be quite low, but in your case since you
> will not be making heavy/daily use of it (the only writes will be when
> you make a new release, if I understand correctly), that shouldn't be
> an issue.
> The version of GlusterFS you're using (1.3.12) is rather old now. We
> have a new release 1.4.0 in the final stages of testing. We haven't
> yet completely tested the AFR-over-AFR setup yet.
> You could either wait a few days (less than a week) for us to make the
> RC1 release with AFR-over-AFR tested or grab the TLA repository
> version and give it a try.
> Vikas
> --
> Engineer - Z Research
> http://gluster.com/

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