[Gluster-users] Glusterfs client stops

Vikas Gorur vikas at gluster.com
Tue Jun 16 11:35:56 UTC 2009

----- "Stephan von Krawczynski" <skraw at ithnet.com> wrote:
> Hopefully you do not disconnect after one lost "ping". Unfortunately
> one can
> experience some lost packets over the day. There is few you can do
> about it.
> Some are lost because of real disconnects but most are just glitches
> in
> switches and network drivers. Are these real tcp
> disconnects/timeouts?

We disconnect after one lost ping because otherwise a command like "ls" or
an application could hang forever. Reconnect is attempted soon after the disconnect.

Engineer - Z Research

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