[Gluster-users] Vol full of .*.gfs* after migrate-data

Amar Tumballi amarts at gmail.com
Mon Oct 3 17:10:31 UTC 2011


On 03-Oct-2011, at 7:28 PM, Jeff White <jaw171 at pitt.edu> wrote:

> Amar,
> Is that patch related to my bug at http://bugs.gluster.com/show_bug.cgi?id=3576 for what may be the same rebalance problem described here?  If so I might be able to test it today.

Yes. It is the same bug.


> Jeff White
> Linux/Unix Systems Engineer
> University of Pittsburgh - CSSD
> Jaw171 at pitt.edu
> On 10/03/2011 12:16 AM, Amar Tumballi wrote:
>> >
>> > Is this a known bug, and is there a work-around?  If not, is it safe to
>> > delete the .*.gfs* files so I can at least use the volume?
>> I have had the same exact behaviour with the latest package, on Ubuntu
>> 11.0. The log shows a file size error after rebalance; while both file
>> are identical. I presume that may be due to some caching done in the
>> OS and the new file is not yet properly fulshed when it is being
>> stat'ed for it's size.
>> A patch is sent  to remove the temporary file if any error happens while copying the data. (ref:  http://review.gluster.com/552) 
>> Mean time, if you send me the exact log of 'rebalance process' (found at /var/log/glusterfs/etc-glusterd-mount-<volname>.log) it will help to corner the issue faster. Anyways, We will look into possibilities of the mismatching file size errors.
>> Regards,
>> Amar
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