[Gluster-users] gluster-fuse and rebalance (Re: (3.1.X) add-brick during re-balancing)

Tomoaki Sato tsato at valinux.co.jp
Wed Jun 27 08:06:44 UTC 2012


Let me confirm that gluster-fuse package is not required in NFS-server-use of GlusterFS-3.3.0 as 'glaster volume rebalance' dose not use FUSE.



(2011/08/29 15:09), Amar Tumballi wrote:
>     1. fuse module is required to 'glaster volume rebalance'.
>     2. 'gluster volume rebalance start' and 'gluster volume rebalance stop' must be issued in exactly same node.
>     By the way, why multiple re-balancing on a volume can be exist in a cluster ?
> Enhancement to make sure 'rebalance' operation co-operate with other peers is in progress, and will be available in 3.3.0 release. For now, yes, there is a possibility that single volume can have multiple rebalance operations going on (on different machines). Even though it should not break any thing, it will degrade the performance. For now, preventing this should be taken care by admin.
> Regards,
> Amar

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