[Gluster-users] Replicated striped data lose
dgossage at carouselchecks.com
Sat Mar 12 17:11:12 UTC 2016
On Sat, Mar 12, 2016 at 10:21 AM, Mahdi Adnan <mahdi.adnan at earthlinktele.com
> Both servers have HBA no RAIDs and i can setup a replicated or dispensers
> without any issues.
> Logs are clean and when i tried to migrate a vm and got the error, nothing
> showed up in the logs.
> i tried mounting the volume into my laptop and it mounted fine but, if i
> use dd to create a data file it just hang and i cant cancel it, and i cant
> unmount it or anything, i just have to reboot.
> The same servers have another volume on other bricks in a distributed
> replicas, works fine.
> I have even tried the same setup in a virtual environment (created two vms
> and install gluster and created a replicated striped) and again same thing,
> data corruption.
I'd look through mail archives for a topic "Shard in Production" I think
it's called. The shard portion may not be relevant but it does discuss
certain settings that had to be applied with regards to avoiding corruption
with VM's. You may want to try and disable the performance.readdir-ahead
> On 03/12/2016 07:02 PM, David Gossage wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 12, 2016 at 9:51 AM, Mahdi Adnan <
> mahdi.adnan at earthlinktele.com> wrote:
>> Thanks David,
>> My settings are all defaults, i have just created the pool and started it.
>> I have set the settings as your recommendation and it seems to be the
>> same issue;
>> Type: Striped-Replicate
>> Volume ID: 44adfd8c-2ed1-4aa5-b256-d12b64f7fc14
>> Status: Started
>> Number of Bricks: 1 x 2 x 2 = 4
>> Transport-type: tcp
>> Brick1: gfs001:/bricks/t1/s
>> Brick2: gfs002:/bricks/t1/s
>> Brick3: gfs001:/bricks/t2/s
>> Brick4: gfs002:/bricks/t2/s
>> Options Reconfigured:
>> performance.stat-prefetch: off
>> network.remote-dio: on
>> cluster.eager-lock: enable
>> performance.io-cache: off
>> performance.read-ahead: off
>> performance.quick-read: off
>> performance.readdir-ahead: on
> Is their a raid controller perhaps doing any caching?
> In the gluster logs any errors being reported during migration process?
> Since they aren't in use yet have you tested making just mirrored bricks
> using different pairings of servers two at a time to see if problem follows
> certain machine or network ports?
>> On 03/12/2016 03:25 PM, David Gossage wrote:
>> On Sat, Mar 12, 2016 at 1:55 AM, Mahdi Adnan <
>> <mahdi.adnan at earthlinktele.com>mahdi.adnan at earthlinktele.com> wrote:
>>> I have created a replicated striped volume with two bricks and two
>>> servers but I can't use it because when I mount it in ESXi and try to
>>> migrate a VM to it, the data get corrupted.
>>> Is any one have any idea why is this happening ?
>>> Dell 2950 x2
>>> Seagate 15k 600GB
>>> CentOS 7.2
>>> Gluster 3.7.8
>>> Appreciate your help.
>> Most reports of this I have seen end up being settings related. Post
>> gluster volume info. Below is what I have seen as most common recommended
>> I'd hazard a guess you may have some the read ahead cache or prefetch on.
>>> Mahdi Adnan
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