[PVE-User] GlusterFS VM failover

Dietmar Maurer dietmar at proxmox.com
Wed Jan 29 08:34:37 CET 2014

> but with fuse mount from fstab, if you specify only 1server for mountpoint, it's
> not problem.
> This is because, the client get the lists of glusterfs servers, when it's connect the
> first time to the mountpoint.
> So the failover is handle client side in this case.

Sure. AFAIK this also works with kvm.

But the problem arises when the server is offline during initial connect.

Maybe that can be solved using DNS with multiple address records (can't remember)?

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