[PVE-User] Ceph is the preferred proxmox shared storage?

Dietmar Maurer dietmar at proxmox.com
Wed Oct 29 10:45:39 CET 2014

> One big advantage glusterfs has here is the intermediate filesystem. If things go
> totally pear shaped you can just pull one of the replica drives and copy the files
> off it. Difficult if not impossible to do that with ceph.

One big dis-advantage of glusterfs is behavior after node failure. Seems glusterfs
re-read and compare ALL data when the other node comes up again. This produces 
much overhead and is very slow.

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