[Gluster-users] Unreachable peer stops data transfer on volume

R.C. milanraf at gmail.com
Sat Mar 19 22:57:35 UTC 2011

GlusterFS 3.1.3

[]# gluster volume create test replica 2 transport tcp
[]# gluster volume start test

[]# mount -t glusterfs /mnt/test

Now share /mnt/test with SAMBA and start copying a bunch of files.
During data transfer unplug network cable from
Data transfer hangs as long as the SAMBA client (being WinXP or smbclient) 
timeouts and aborts data transfer.

I think this could easily be unacceptable in a production environment.

I guessed the fuse-mounting client was able to load balancing between 
gluster peers.


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