[Gluster-users] Gluster rebalance stalled and failed

Amar Tumballi amar at gluster.com
Thu Aug 25 09:39:33 UTC 2011

Can you share the rebalance mount point log file (something like
'etc-glusterd-mount-<VOL>.log') ? Also letting us know about your glusterfs
version will also help.

Btw, rebalance is a 'entry' based operation and not size based (yes size too
matters for the files which are supposed to be rebalanced), as the rebalance
thread will traverse through the whole volume checking if the file has to be


On Tue, Aug 23, 2011 at 4:10 AM, Zhourong Miao <zhourong.miao at flixlab.com>wrote:

> Hi,
> I ran the gluster volume rebalance command after add more bricks to the
> exist volume.
> The existing data is about 3T.
> However, the rebalance failed after running for a day, while still in "fix
> layout" stage,
> and it continue to fail a few times after I manually start rebalance
> again.....
> Do you have any idea how to fix that?
> Thanks
> Zhourong
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