Bug 1288400 - Handling char type file in the tier volume
Handling char type file in the tier volume
Status: NEW
Product: GlusterFS
Classification: Community
Component: tiering (Show other bugs)
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Blocks: 1288401 1288403
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Reported: 2015-12-04 01:25 EST by Jiffin
Modified: 2018-01-29 15:09 EST (History)
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Description Jiffin 2015-12-04 01:25:49 EST
Description of problem:
In the tier volume char type file is not handled properly

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Create a volume
2.Mount the volume 
two issues
3.i)run fstress test on the mount, at the backend char type files can be seen in hot tier only(no corresponding link file is created at cold tier) , so every following fops will fail on that file

3.ii) create char type file in the mount, these files are initially created in cold tier, but after specific amount of time they being promoted to hot tier(creating link file in cold tier)

Actual results:
char type file is not handled properly in tier volume

Expected results:
Should be treated like regular file.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Mike McCune 2016-03-28 18:22:31 EDT
This bug was accidentally moved from POST to MODIFIED via an error in automation, please see mmccune@redhat.com with any questions

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