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I went into this expecting problems. Fedora 19 ships with GlusterFS 3.4.0 beta and I’m using GlusterFS 3.3 in production. I expected that I would have to downgrade my Fedora packages so I could use my volumes. I expected problems.
What I didn’t expect was that my wishes for the last three releases would be realized in 3.4. RPC compatibility!
I started futzing around with downgrading and encountering problems… Doesn’t really matter what those problems were because that was a complete waste of time.
I reinstalled the latest beta packages and mounted my volumes.
I was able to be a member of the peer group (my Fedora box is a member for CLI convenience only).
Everything just worked.
2020 has not been a year we would have been able to predict. With a worldwide pandemic and lives thrown out of gear, as we head into 2021, we are thankful that our community and project continued to receive new developers, users and make small gains. For that and a...
It has been a while since we provided an update to the Gluster community. Across the world various nations, states and localities have put together sets of guidelines around shelter-in-place and quarantine. We request our community members to stay safe, to care for their loved ones, to continue to be...
The initial rounds of conversation around the planning of content for release 8 has helped the project identify one key thing – the need to stagger out features and enhancements over multiple releases. Thus, while release 8 is unlikely to be feature heavy as previous releases, it will be the...