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Gluster Community Newsletter, October 2016

Gluster
2016-10-31

Important happenings for Gluster this month:

A great Gluster Developer Summit this month, thanks to all who participated.

Find all of our recorded talks with slides at:

https://www.youtube.com/user/GlusterCommunity/playlists

http://www.slideshare.net/GlusterCommunity/

 

Changes to the Community Meeting

We’re trying out something new for a few weeks, we’ve removed our updates from the Community Meeting and made it an open floor instead.

Have something on your mind?

https://www.gluster.org/community/ has details to join the Community Meeting if you’ve never come by. We’d love to have you!

Upcoming:

Our annual users survey will come out in November, we’ll give it until mid-December for responses and post the results. What else would you want to see on the user survey?

 

From the mailing lists:

gluster-users:

Lindsay Mathieson asks about healing delays: http://www.gluster.org/pipermail/gluster-users/2016-October/028561.html

Pranith Kumar Karampuri asks what application workloads are too slow for you on gluster?
http://www.gluster.org/pipermail/gluster-users/2016-October/028570.html

gluster-devel:

Hari Gowtham provides new commands for supporting add/remove brick and rebalance on tiered volume

http://www.gluster.org/pipermail/gluster-devel/2016-October/051104.html

Jeff Darcy posts on Memory-management ideas

http://www.gluster.org/pipermail/gluster-devel/2016-October/051118.html

New style community meetings – No more status updates from Kaushal M

http://www.gluster.org/pipermail/gluster-devel/2016-October/051227.html

Notes from Gluster Developer Summit from Amye Scavarda

http://www.gluster.org/pipermail/gluster-devel/2016-October/051255.html

gluster-infra:

Move of the formicary server to the new space  Michael Scherer

http://www.gluster.org/pipermail/gluster-infra/2016-October/002905.html

Top Five: Niels de Vos, Pranith Kumar K,  Kaushal M,  Aravinda VK,  Atin Mukherjee

Calls for Papers:

FOSDEM: https://fosdem.org/2017/news/2016-07-20-call-for-participation/
February 4-5, 2017 – Rotating deadlines, November 8th for Storage DevRoom

DevConf – http://www.devconf.cz/ – Jan 27-29 —  November 11th 2016

Vault: http://events.linuxfoundation.org/events/vault/program/cfp –  December 17th

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