Bug 1898599

Summary: rgw: append operation will trigger the garbage collection mechanism and remove tails
Product: Red Hat Ceph Storage Reporter: J. Eric Ivancich <ivancich>
Component: RGWAssignee: J. Eric Ivancich <ivancich>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Tejas <tchandra>
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Version: 4.1CC: cbodley, ceph-eng-bugs, kbader, mbenjamin, mkogan, sweil, tserlin, vereddy
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Description J. Eric Ivancich 2020-11-17 15:48:08 UTC
Description of problem:

The append operation will trigger the garbage collection mechanism and all rados objects will be cleared except the head object. Therefore this represents a data loss bug.

Based on:
    tracker: https://tracker.ceph.com/issues/42670
    pr: https://github.com/ceph/ceph/pull/33511

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Comment 10 errata-xmlrpc 2021-01-12 14:58:11 UTC
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory (Important: Red Hat Ceph Storage 4.2 Security and Bug Fix update), and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2021:0081