Bug 1314584 - RGW: indexless buckets
RGW: indexless buckets
Product: Red Hat Ceph Storage
Classification: Red Hat
Component: RGW (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Unspecified
high Severity unspecified
: rc
: 2.1
Assigned To: Yehuda Sadeh
Bara Ancincova
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Blocks: 1383917
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Reported: 2016-03-03 19:41 EST by Yehuda Sadeh
Modified: 2017-07-30 11:46 EDT (History)
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Doc Type: Enhancement
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.Ceph Object Gateway now supports indexless buckets Indexless buckets do not maintain an index and therefore require much less resources on Ceph OSDs. Consequently, they have higher performance than indexed buckets. Indexless buckets cannot be listed or replicated, therefore use them only when these capabilities are not required. For details, see the https://access.redhat.com/documentation/en/red-hat-ceph-storage/2/single/object-gateway-guide-for-red-hat-enterprise-linux/#storage_policies[Storage Policies] chapter in the Ceph Object Gateway Guide for Red Hat Enterprise Linux or the https://access.redhat.com/documentation/en/red-hat-ceph-storage/2/single/object-gateway-guide-for-ubuntu/#storage_policies[Storage Policies] chapter in the Ceph Object Gateway Guide for Ubuntu.
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Last Closed: 2016-11-22 14:24:58 EST
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Ceph Project Bug Tracker 17295 None None None 2016-09-19 06:56 EDT

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Description Yehuda Sadeh 2016-03-03 19:41:56 EST
These are buckets that don't maintain an index, therefore cannot be replicated, and cannot be listed. There is a potential performance improvement when using these buckets (when writing data). This is useful in environments that keep external metadata about the objects, and there is no need for data replication and listing. It provides a performance benefit. The implementation allows specifying whether a placement target (storage policy) is indexless, and it affects buckets that are created under that policy.
Comment 5 shilpa 2016-10-21 05:39:45 EDT
Verified on 2.1
Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2016-11-22 14:24:58 EST
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, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

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


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