[Gluster-users] [SPAM?] Do clients need to run glusterd?
jlb17 at duke.edu
Fri May 6 21:00:47 UTC 2011
On Fri, 6 May 2011 at 1:44pm, Vikas Gorur wrote
> The clients do *not* need to run glusterd.
This is what I hoped to hear. But...
> Glusterd is the management daemon, and it needs to run on all the
> servers. If you shut down the glusterd service, it stops all volumes by
> killing the GlusterFS processes. This is why you will see your clients
> return errors. Glusterd interacts with the 'gluster' command-line tool,
> and is responsible for creating and starting volumes and making changes
> to volume configuration.
I'm not seeing errors on the clients. The errors (well, warnings
actually) I posted are in
/var/log/glusterfs/etc-glusterfs-glusterd.vol.log on the *servers*. I can
safely ignore them, then?
QB3 Shared Cluster Sysadmin
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