[Gluster-users] gfapi from non-root

Vijay Bellur vbellur at redhat.com
Thu Dec 19 18:13:40 UTC 2013

On 12/19/2013 02:19 AM, Kelly Burkhart wrote:
> OK, I believe I solved it by doing this by 1. setting the volume
> property allow-insecure with the following command:
> gluster volume set gv0 server.allow-insecure on
> and 2. editing the /usr/local/etc/glusterfs/glusterd.vol file and adding
> the following line between 'volume-management' and 'end-volume':
>      option rpc-auth-allow-insecure on
> Is there some mechanism for setting glusterd.vol options without
> manually editing a file on each host in the cluster?
> If I add a new host to the cluster at a later point, will it slurp the
> glusterd.vol file from one of the already established hosts?  Or do I
> have to manage keeping this file identical on every host?

Currently, there is no good mechanism to edit options of glusterd.vol in 
all nodes of the cluster. It has to be done manually on each host in the 

This is probably a good candidate for an enhancement request.


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