[Gluster-users] DHT and AFR question

Vikas Gorur vikas at gluster.com
Wed Jul 22 11:19:29 UTC 2009

----- "Matt M" <misterdot at gmail.com> wrote:
> If all the nodes are both client and servers, how many replicate
> volumes should I have?  I don't want a ton of replication traffic, but 
> redundancy is important.  Maximizing the size of the volume is less 
> important to me since I'm just reclaiming otherwise unused local disk
> space on the nodes.

You can export /usr/local on each node, and then group two nodes each
into a replicate volume to get 12 replicate volumes. You can then
group these 12 into a single distribute volume, and mount this
volume on all the 24 nodes.

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