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GlusterFS(8)							   Gluster Inc. 						      GlusterFS(8)

GlusterFS - clustered file system SYNOPSIS
glusterfs [options] [mountpoint] DESCRIPTION
GlusterFS is a clustered file system, capable of scaling to several peta-bytes. It aggregates various storage bricks over Infiniband RDMA or TCP/IP and interconnect into one large parallel network file system. Storage bricks can be made of any commodity hardware, such as x86-64 server with SATA-II RAID and Infiniband HBA. GlusterFS is fully POSIX compliant file system. On client side, it has dependency on FUSE package, on server side, it works seemlessly on different operating systems. Currently supported on GNU/Linux and Solaris. OPTIONS
Basic options -f, --volfile=VOLUME-FILE File to use as VOLUME-FILE (the default is /etc/glusterfs/glusterfs.vol). -l, --log-file=LOGFILE File to use for logging. -L, --log-level=LOGLEVEL Logging severity. Valid options are TRACE, DEBUG, INFO, WARNING, ERROR and CRITICAL (the default is WARNING). -s, --volfile-server=SERVER Server to get the volume from. This option overrides --volfile option. Advanced options --debug Run in debug mode. This option sets --no-daemon, --log-level to DEBUG, and --log-file to console. -N, --no-daemon Run in the foreground. --read-only Make the file system read-only. -p, --pid-file=PIDFILE File to use as PID file. --volfile-id=KEY Key of the volume file to be fetched from the server. --volfile-server-port=PORT Port number of volfile server. --volfile-server-transport=TRANSPORT Transport type to get volume file from server (the default is socket). --volume-name=VOLUME-NAME Volume name to be used for MOUNT-POINT (the default is top most volume in VOLUME-FILE). --xlator-option=VOLUME-NAME.OPTION=VALUE Add/Override a translator option for a volume with the specified value. Fuse options --attribute-timeout=SECONDS Set attribute timeout to SECONDS for inodes in fuse kernel module (the default is 1). --entry-timeout=SECONDS Set entry timeout to SECONDS in fuse kernel module (the default is 1). --direct-io-mode=BOOL Enable/Disable the direct-I/O mode in fuse module (the default is enable). Miscellaneous Options -?, --help Display this help. --usageeew Display a short usage message. -V, --version Print the program version. FILES
/etc/glusterfs/*.vol, /etc/glusterd/vols/*/*.vol SEE ALSO
fusermount(1), mount.glusterfs(8), gluster(8) COPYRIGHT
Copyright(c) 2006-2011 Gluster, Inc. <> 07 March 2011 Clustered File System GlusterFS(8)

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Gluster(8)							   Gluster Inc. 							Gluster(8)

gluster - Gluster Console Manager (command line utility) SYNOPSIS
gluster To run the program and display gluster prompt: gluster (or) To specify a command directly: gluster [commands] [options] DESCRIPTION
The Gluster Console Manager is a command line utility for elastic volume management. You can run the gluster command on any export server. The command enables administrators to perform cloud operations, such as creating, expanding, shrinking, rebalancing, and migrating volumes without needing to schedule server downtime. COMMANDS
Volume Commands volume info [all|<VOLNAME>] Display information about all volumes, or the specified volume. volume create <NEW-VOLNAME> [stripe <COUNT>] [replica <COUNT>] [transport <tcp|rdma|tcp,rdma>] <NEW-BRICK> ... Create a new volume of the specified type using the specified bricks and transport type (the default transport type is tcp). To create a volume with both transports (tcp and rdma), give 'transport tcp,rdma' as an option. volume delete <VOLNAME> Delete the specified volume. volume start <VOLNAME> Start the specified volume. volume stop <VOLNAME> [force] Stop the specified volume. volume rename <VOLNAME> <NEW-VOLNAME> Rename the specified volume. volume set <VOLNAME> <OPTION> <PARAMETER> [<OPTION> <PARAMETER>] ... Set the volume options. volume help Display help for the volume command. Brick Commands volume add-brick <VOLNAME> <NEW-BRICK> ... Add the specified brick to the specified volume. volume remove-brick <VOLNAME> <BRICK> ... Remove the specified brick from the specified volume. Note: If you remove the brick, the data stored in that brick will not be available. You can migrate data from one brick to another using replace-brick option. volume rebalance-brick <VOLNAME>(<BRICK> <NEW-BRICK>) start Start rebalancing the specified volume. volume rebalance <VOLNAME> stop Stop rebalancing the specified volume. volume rebalance <VOLNAME> status Display the rebalance status of the specified volume. volume replace-brick <VOLNAME> (<BRICK> <NEW-BRICK>) start|pause|abort|status|commit Replace the specified brick. Log Commands volume log filename <VOLNAME> [BRICK] <DIRECTORY> Set the log directory for the corresponding volume/brick. volume log locate <VOLNAME> [BRICK] Locate the log file for corresponding volume/brick. volume log rotate <VOLNAME> [BRICK] Rotate the log file for corresponding volume/brick. Peer Commands peer probe <HOSTNAME> Probe the specified peer. peer detach <HOSTNAME> Detach the specified peer. peer status Display the status of peers. peer help Display help for the peer command. Other Commands help Display the command options. quit Exit the gluster command line interface. FILES
/etc/glusterd/* SEE ALSO
fusermount(1), mount.glusterfs(8), glusterfs(8), glusterd(8) COPYRIGHT
Copyright(c) 2006-2011 Gluster, Inc. <> 07 March 2011 Gluster command line utility Gluster(8)
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