[Gluster-users] Gluster 3.1 newbe question

Daniel Maher dma+gluster at witbe.net
Tue Dec 21 14:21:20 UTC 2010

On 12/21/2010 02:54 PM, Daniel Müller wrote:

> I have build up a two peer gluster on centos 5.5 x64
> My Version:
> glusterfs --version
> glusterfs 3.1.0 built on Oct 13 2010 10:06:10
> Repository revision: v3.1.0
> Copyright (c) 2006-2010 Gluster Inc.<http://www.gluster.com>
> GlusterFS comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY.
> You may redistribute copies of GlusterFS under the terms of the GNU Affero
> General Public License.
> I set up my bricks and vols with success:
> [root at ctdb1 peers]# gluster volume info
> Volume Name: samba-vol
> Type: Replicate
> Status: Created
> Number of Bricks: 2
> Transport-type: tcp
> Bricks:
> Brick1:
> Brick2:
> And mounted them everything great.
> But when testing: Writing on one peer-server while the other is restarted or
> down gluster is hanging until the second
> Is online again.
> How do I manage to get around this. Users should work without interruption
> or waiting  and the files should be replicated
> Again after the peers are online again!??


I have exactly the same set up and am (literally) testing it as i type 
this, and i can bring one of the nodes and up and down as much as i like 
without causing an interruption on the other.

I notice that your output says "Status: Created" instead of "Status: 
Started".  I don't know if that has anything to do with it, but it is 

Daniel Maher <dma+gluster AT witbe DOT net>

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