[Gluster-users] forcing afr sync, how?

Anand Babu Periasamy ab at gluster.com
Wed Nov 4 10:04:34 UTC 2009

You run "ls -lR" on the mounted volume (client side). GlusterFS knows internally which
server has the latest copy using its internal versioning info.

matthew zeier wrote:
> Where am I running that 'ls -lR'?  On the new/recovered node, right?
> - mz
> On Oct 18, 2009, at 7:31 PM, sac wrote:
>> Hi Matt,
>> On Sun, Oct 18, 2009 at 3:42 PM, Tomasz Chmielewski <mangoo at wpkg.org> 
>> wrote:
>> sac wrote:
>> Hi Matt,
>> On the mount point, just a ls -lR will trigger self-heal and the data 
>> will
>> be synced.
>> Which way will it be synced, assuming you have two AFR servers?
>> The server whichever went down, will come back to the present state 
>> with the other two servers when you do a ls -lR.
>> The self-heal will copy over the files from the server which is alive.
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