[PVE-User] What is the purpose of second gluster server in storage config?

Thomas Lamprecht t.lamprecht at proxmox.com
Wed May 8 09:14:42 CEST 2019

On 5/8/19 8:57 AM, Igor Podlesny wrote:
> On Wed, 8 May 2019 at 13:11, Thomas Lamprecht <t.lamprecht at proxmox.com> wrote:
> [...]
>>>> So what happens when one of the configured servers fails, Proxmox
>>>> recognize the failure and mounts the secondary? If this so the running
>>> Proxmox tells you go suffer, that's what happens. )
>> What?
> Meaning __expectations__ unmet: running VMs just crash due to absence
> of failover by disk in despite of Gluster config having 2 redundant
> Gluster servers specified.
> In short: pain, suffering and all That.

Yes, things are not always perfect. But instead of complaining, in a bit
dramatic way, maybe just open a enhancement/bug request, so that this gets
finally tracked and resolved or, as we're open source, you can naturally
also always provide a patch yourself, to get this kick started.


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