[Gluster-users] Weird Glusterfs problem

Michael Peek peek at nimbios.org
Tue Jul 9 15:24:42 UTC 2013

It seems that if I manually delete the problem file/directory from each
brick directly, the problem goes away.

I'm still wondering what caused this, and how to avoid it in production.


On 07/09/2013 10:35 AM, Michael Peek wrote:
> Hello Gluster gurus,
> I'm experimenting with Gluster and I've run across a problem that I
> don't understand.
> I have Ubuntu 12.04 with Gluster 3.2.5.  I created a volume and filled
> it with data.  Then I left an rm -fr going to wipe it out over night. 
> When I came in this morning, I found a lot of stuff like this:
> rm: cannot remove `old/old.5/test-host/20130707/etc/init.d/apport':
> Stale NFS file handle
> The log file data-testvol.log shows:
> [2013-07-09 10:13:37.229796] W [stat-prefetch.c:2632:sp_unlink_helper]
> 0-testvol-stat-prefetch: lookup-behind has failed for path
> (/old/old.5/test-host/20130707/etc/init.d/apport)(Stale NFS file
> handle), unwinding unlink call waiting on it
> [2013-07-09 10:13:37.229811] W [fuse-bridge.c:911:fuse_unlink_cbk]
> 0-glusterfs-fuse: 105965: UNLINK()
> /old/old.5/test-host/20130707/etc/init.d/apport => -1 (Stale NFS file
> handle)

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