[Gluster-users] /etc/init.d/glusterfs restart for CentOS

m.c.wilkins at massey.ac.nz m.c.wilkins at massey.ac.nz
Tue Nov 4 07:28:50 UTC 2008

On Tue, Nov 04, 2008 at 07:45:29AM +0200, Andrew McGill wrote:
> On Tuesday 04 November 2008 02:20:50 m.c.wilkins at massey.ac.nz wrote:
> > >             umount -l $MOUNTPOINT
> > >         done
> > >         killproc /usr/sbin/glusterfsd
> >
> > do you really need this?  or is it just a precaution against something
> > untoward happening?  i ask this, because when i do an umount, my
> > glusterfsd dies anyway.
> If glusterfsd is running as a server you need to kill it.  umount is 
> sufficient for client only.

duh ofcourse.  i'm running in a nufa environment, so client is server
(well that is my excuse for missing this ;-)

> It is also not sufficient to kill the glusterfsd server, since that does not 
> perform the umount for the kernel.

thanks, nice to know.


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