[Gluster-users] [SPAM?] Do clients need to run glusterd?

Burnash, James jburnash at knight.com
Fri May 6 18:16:53 UTC 2011

Yes, client do need to run glusterd - it serves both the server and the client.

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 Joshua Baker-LePain
Sent: Friday, May 06, 2011 1:39 PM
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Subject: [SPAM?] [Gluster-users] Do clients need to run glusterd?
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The glusterfs-core RPM installs the glusterd daemon and sets it to start
automatically.  I figured this wasn't needed on clients, so I turned it
off.  However, I now see tons of messages like this in the logs of the

[2011-05-06 00:03:57.253243] W [socket.c:1494:__socket_proto_state_machine] 0-socket.management: reading from socket failed. Error (Transport endpoint is not connected), peer (

where is an example client address.  The simple tests I've
run seem to work (file creation, can see new files from other clients,
etc).  But the warning message gave me pause.

Joshua Baker-LePain
QB3 Shared Cluster Sysadmin
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