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GlusterFS 3.5.2beta1 has just been released. This is the first beta to allow users to verify the fixes for the bugs that were reported. See the bug reports below for more details on how to test and confirm the fix (or not).
This is a bugfix only release. The Release Notes for 3.5.0 and 3.5.1 contain a listing of all the new features that were added and bugs fixed.
The following configuration changes are necessary for qemu and samba integration with libgfapi to work seamlessly:
gluster volume set
restarting the volume is necessary
gluster volume stop
gluster volume start
/etc/glusterfs/glusterd.vol to contain this line:
option rpc-auth-allow-insecure on
restarting glusterd is necessary
service glusterd restart
More details are also documented in the Gluster Wiki on the Libgfapi with qemu libvirt page.
For Block Device translator based volumes open-behind translator at the client side needs to be disabled.
libgfapi clients calling
glfs_fini before a successfull
glfs_init will cause the client to hang as reported here. The workaround is NOT to call
glfs_fini for error cases encountered before a successfull
/var/run/gluster directory does not exist enabling quota will likely fail (Bug 1117888).
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