[Gluster-users] Mismatched Volume ID

Vijay Bellur vbellur at redhat.com
Wed Oct 30 04:33:37 UTC 2013

On 10/25/2013 01:04 AM, joe at macace.net wrote:
>   Hello All,
> I am having some strange issues with Glusterfs and looking for some help
> please. this is the issue,
> we have 3 nodes in replicate mode using Centos 6.4 and binary install of
> Glusterfs we have 1 databrick on each server mounted at
> /wp/databrick1/sda1 which in turn connects to a SAN now we unmounted
> this SAN mount point to use on a sperate server.  Now that I have
> remounted the SAN mount back to the location /wp/databrick1/ I get the
> following error when Trying to start our gluster volume
> volume start: webpack: failed: Volume id mismatch for brick
> Expected volume id
> bc507697-731f-4fcc-bcdb-006f6547e1ea, volume id
> 2f95161c-f482-42c3-9454-a0cb4b50b35f found
> how do I resolve this please?

Is brick part of a different volume 
or was it previously?

This error message is seen while starting a gluster volume when one or 
more of the bricks has extended attributed "glusterfs.volume-id" 
pointing to a different volume.


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