[Gluster-users] missing files
strasbur at chkw386.ch.pwr.wroc.pl
Wed Nov 4 08:40:18 UTC 2009
On Wed, Nov 04, 2009 at 01:31:30AM -0600, Jeremy Enos wrote:
> I've got a problem where certain batches of files written out to gluster
> have disappeared. Also, newly created files sometimes don't show up to
> ls unless they are explicitly specified to ls and other tools.
> In my export folder, everything appears fine.
> I have found that when I touch the missing file in gluster, it comes
> back, shows a file size, but appears empty. I've tried umounting,
> restarting all glusterfsds, remounting, and it stayed the same. Also,
> this problem did not show up immediately after setting up the
> filesystem, at least during basic tests. Any ideas?
What is your configuration? I experienced similar problems with unify
after a disk crash. The namespace (replicated) was not rebuilt correctly
after replacing the failing unit and I had to add some files manually
(OK, using a script, but an intervention was needed). No data loss,
only a bit of tweaking and tampering ;).
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