[Gluster-users] How to mount GlusterFS volume on client computer as non-root user?

Pascal pa5ca1 at gmx.de
Thu Mar 29 14:16:03 PDT 2012


Hello Jeff,

yes, I logged out and back in after adding myself to the fuse group,
the groups command shows that I am in the fuse group and I have write
permissions on the mount directory.

Am Thu, 29 Mar 2012 14:20:43 -0400
schrieb Jeff White <jaw171 at pitt.edu>:

> Did you log out and back in after adding yourself to the fuse group?  
> Does the groups command show you are in the fuse group?  Do you have 
> write permissions on the mount directory?
> 
> Jeff White - Linux/Unix Systems Engineer
> University of Pittsburgh - CSSD
> 
> 
> On 03/29/2012 10:53 AM, Pascal wrote:
> > Hello everyone,
> >
> > I have a question or more precisely a problem. I am trying to
> > mount a GlusterFS volume on a client computer as non-root user, but
> > without success.
> >
> > The client computer uses Ubuntu 11.10, the glusterfs-client and
> > glusterfs-common packages are installed, also the fuse-utils package
> > and fuse module is loaded. The non-root user was also added to the
> > group fuse.
> >
> > Mounting the GlusterFS volume with root permissions (sudo)
> > everything works fine:
> > $ sudo mount.glusterfs
> > 192.168.122.30:/gluster-distributed-replicated /media/gluster
> >
> > Log file:
> > http://pastebin.com/E3RVZfKv
> >
> > Using the same command without sudo I am not able to mount the
> > volume: $ mount.glusterfs
> > 192.168.122.30:/gluster-distributed-replicated /media/gluster
> >
> > Log file:
> > http://pastebin.com/7dEZ54dv
> >
> > Should it be possible to mount a GlusterFS volume as non-root user
> > or am I trying something totally senseless?
> >
> > Thanks a lot in advance!
> > Pascal
> >
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