[Gluster-users] Sparse Files and Heal

Vijay Bellur vbellur at redhat.com
Mon Nov 24 05:22:16 UTC 2014

On 11/23/2014 05:22 AM, Lindsay Mathieson wrote:
> On Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09:51:59 PM you wrote:
>> This fix will be in client. So you will anyway have downtime. So do a
>> normal upgrade by stopping the VMs, unmount the mounts, stop the volume.
>> Upgrade both clients, servers. Start volume and remount, start the vms
>> again.
> Does that mean qemu will have to be rebuilt to take advantage of it? or just
> libgfapi?

qemu would not have to be rebuilt. All the glusterfs fixes would be in 
shared libraries that get loaded dynamically by qemu while using 
libgfapi. A restart of qemu would exercise the newer code with fixes.


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