[Gluster-users] files on stripe not visible with ls or stat, but files visible at the filesystem layer can still be cat'd / viewed through the gluster fuse layer (you just have to know the file name)

Sabuj Pattanayek sabujp at gmail.com
Thu Apr 5 21:53:46 UTC 2012

Also if I try to rm -rf the directory from the fuse mount, it'll tell
me that it has files in it and won't let me do it.

On Thu, Apr 5, 2012 at 4:30 PM, Sabuj Pattanayek <sabujp at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I've got a strange issue inside of a directory on a 5 brick stripe. ls
> or stat doesn't show any of the files in the directory through the
> gluster fuse mount and I get this error in the client logs :
> [2012-04-05 16:19:58.327166] W [fuse-bridge.c:2095:fuse_readdir_cbk]
> 0-glusterfs-fuse: 1417: READDIR => -1 (No such file or directory)
> [2012-04-05 16:21:32.647667] E
> [client3_1-fops.c:411:client3_1_stat_cbk] 0-pirstripe-client-2: remote
> operation failed: No such file or directory
> [2012-04-05 16:21:32.647925] E
> [client3_1-fops.c:411:client3_1_stat_cbk] 0-pirstripe-client-3: remote
> operation failed: No such file or directory
> [2012-04-05 16:21:32.647981] E
> [client3_1-fops.c:411:client3_1_stat_cbk] 0-pirstripe-client-1: remote
> operation failed: No such file or directory
> [2012-04-05 16:21:32.648034] E
> [client3_1-fops.c:411:client3_1_stat_cbk] 0-pirstripe-client-4: remote
> operation failed: No such file or directory
> However, if I cat the file through the fuse layer the contents show
> up. I can also see that the files exist in the filesystem layer on all
> the bricks. Files which are smaller than the stripe size exist on one
> of the nodes and all the other files are 0 byted, which looks correct.
> Large files are properly split across the bricks. I've tried
> restarting glusterd and glusterfsd on the bricks, unmounting and
> remounting the fuse mount point from several clients, but the files
> still don't want to show up. The server logs don't show any errors
> whenever I try an ls in the directory, the READDIR error only shows up
> in the client log.
> How can I get the files to show up in ls?
> Thanks,
> Sabuj

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