[Gluster-users] rsync and glusterfs
dma+gluster at witbe.net
Thu Apr 30 10:41:08 UTC 2009
Sean Davis wrote:
> I'm using 2.0.0rc8 on openSuse. I have a system of four servers
> combined via distribute (I can send volfiles if anyone wants to see). I
> have been using rsync to transfer some files over to a glusterfs volume
> from an nfs server. I use a command like:
> rsync -av dir host1:/mnt/glusterfs/
> This is working fine. However, when I stopped the process and then
> restarted the rsync process using:
> rsync -av dir host2:/mnt/glusterfs/
> the files are rewritten for some reason. If I then stop the process and
> go back to host1, the already-copied files are appropriately skipped.
> In other words, rsync treats the files differently based on what client
> did the original writing. Any suggestions as to what is going on?
Have you tried passing -X to the rsync in order to ensure that the
xattrs are properly processed ?
Daniel Maher <dma+gluster AT witbe DOT net>
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