[Gluster-users] Gluster v 3.3 with KVM and High Availability

Jeff White jaw171 at pitt.edu
Wed Jul 11 13:35:04 UTC 2012

3.3 brought granular locking, which is very useful with VMs.  There's 
been talk on the list about running VMs on Gluster that you can search for.

I tried it in 3.2.6 and gave up, I haven't tried it on 3.3 yet.

Jeff White - GNU+Linux Systems Engineer
University of Pittsburgh - CSSD

On 07/10/2012 05:32 PM, Andrew Niemantsverdriet wrote:
> I am looking to build a proof of concept cluster using Gluster as the
> storage back-end.
> I have looked through the mailing list archives and have seen that
> many others before have done this but what I can find is what
> technologies were used to complete the task. Also there have been many
> reports on poor performance with running KVM images on Gluster has
> version 3.3 fixed many of these "problems"?
> Would anyone care to share what they are using for their technology
> stack and any comments on how it works?
> Thanks,

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