Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 999939
Dist-geo-rep : geo-rep syncs block special, character special files and pipe as regular files to the slave
Last modified: 2014-08-24 20:50:21 EDT
Description of problem:Geo-rep syncs block special, character special and pipe as regular file to the slave
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):glusterfs-18.104.22.168rhs-1.el6rhs.x86_64
How reproducible:Happens everytime
Steps to Reproduce:
1.create and start a geo-rep relationship between master and slave.
2.on the master create block special , character special files and pipe like mknod file_block b 12 5, mknod file_char c 12 5, and mknod file_pipe pipe
3.check it on the slave.
Actual results:geo-rep syncs them as regular files
Expected results: Either it should be synced as the same file type or not sync at all
verified on glusterfs-22.214.171.124rhs-1.el6rhs.x86_64
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.
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