[Gluster-users] Usage Question
jburnash at knight.com
Thu Sep 9 17:45:20 UTC 2010
Short answer - no. It will really screw things up, since the clients maintain the view of the Filesystem, not the servers.
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James Burnash, Unix Engineering
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From: gluster-users-bounces at gluster.org [mailto:gluster-users-bounces at gluster.org] On Behalf Of Arthur Taylor
Sent: Thursday, September 09, 2010 11:39 AM
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Subject: [Gluster-users] Usage Question
I have a simple question regarding GlusterFS's usage. Let's suppose I'm exporting a home directory via GlusterFS from a server to a few client machines. Is it ok if users login into the server to create and edit files?
I'm not interested in using features such as Automated File Replication. I'm just wondering whether it is safe to manipulate files directly on the server.
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