Tejas N. Bhise
tejas at gluster.com
Sat Jul 3 17:42:22 UTC 2010
What version of glusterfs were you using ? 2.x.x or 3.x.x ?
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From: "Nathan Stratton" <nathan at robotics.net>
To: "Gluster General Discussion List" <gluster-users at gluster.org>
Sent: Saturday, July 3, 2010 11:04:32 PM
Subject: Re: [Gluster-users] Gluster
On Sat, 3 Jul 2010, Andy Pace wrote:
> Not to go off topic too much but what was your problem with gluster and xen?
> I'm preparing to roll out a rather large xen based product and utilize gluster to store the sparse image files for each instance.
> Haven't ran into many issues yet, so I'm just wondering if you know something I don't :)
Bad bad bad news... The biggest issue may be fixed now, but once a xen
file was opened Gluster would only write to one node. A smaller issue is
you have to use file rather then tap:aio and file is biggest and can cause
corruption in xen. There was one other issue, but don't remember what it
was right now.
Nathan Stratton CTO, BlinkMind, Inc.
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