[Gluster-users] Re: about HA infrastructure for hypervisors

Nicolas Sebrecht nsebrecht at piing.fr
Fri Jun 29 08:10:06 UTC 2012

The 28/06/12, Nicolas Sebrecht wrote:
> The 28/06/12, Thomas Jackson wrote:
> > Why don't you have KVM running on the Gluster bricks as well?
> Good point. While abtracting we decided to seperate KVM & Gluster but I
> can't remember why.
> We'll think about that again.

I remember why, now. It was to get more flexibility: if KVM and
Glusterfs servers are on the same machine then stopping a Glusterfs
server implies to stop or migrate the VMs running on that node.

It possibly doesn't impact much in practice, though. I don't know.

Nicolas Sebrecht

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