Release notes for Gluster 7.1

This is a bugfix release. The release notes for 7.0 contains a listing of all the new features that were added and bugs fixed in the GlusterFS 7 stable release.

NOTE: Next minor release tentative date: Week of 20th Jan, 2020

Major changes, features and limitations addressed in this release

None

Major issues

None

Note

GlusterFS-Samba

Following parameters will be added to GlusterFS volume share section (if not present) in smb.conf when user.smb or user.cifs option is set on a volume:

kernel share modes = no

Following parameters will NOT be added to GlusterFS volume share section(if not present) in smb.conf when user.smb or user.cifs option is set on a volume:

guest ok = yes

Bugs addressed

Bugs addressed since release-7.0 are listed below.

  • #1760356: packaging: remove leftover bd cruft in rpm .spec.in
  • #1760699: glustershd can not decide heald_sinks, and skip repair, so some entries lingering in volume heal info
  • #1760791: afr: support split-brain CLI for replica 3
  • #1761910: Rebalance causing IO Error - File descriptor in bad state
  • #1764003: [Upgrade] Config files are not upgraded to new version
  • #1764007: geo-replication sessions going faulty
  • #1764015: geo-rep syncing significantly behind and also only one of the directories are synced with tracebacks seen
  • #1764023: geo-rep: Changelog archive file format is incorrect
  • #1764026: tests/geo-rep: Add test case to validate non-root geo-replication setup
  • #1764028: [geo-rep] sync_method showing rsync instead of tarssh post in-service upgrade
  • #1764030: [GSS] geo-rep entering into faulty state with OSError: [Errno 13] Permission denied
  • #1765431: test: fix non-root geo-rep test case
  • #1766424: cgroup control-cpu-load.sh script not working
  • #1768742: Memory leak in glusterfsd process
  • #1768760: tests/bugs/shard/unlinks-and-renames.t fails on RHEL8
  • #1769315: Rebalance is causing glusterfs crash on client node
  • #1769320: Spurious failure tests/bugs/replicate/bug-1734370-entry-heal-restore-time.t
  • #1771840: [CENTOS 6] Geo-replication session not starting after creation
  • #1775495: [GNFS] showmout -a cause gnfs crash
  • #1777769: auth-allow of IPv4 address doesn't take netmask into consideration
  • #1778175: glusterfsd crashed with "'MemoryError' Cannot access memory at address"
  • #1781483: Remove guest access by default for GlusterFS volume SMB shares added by hook scripts
  • #1781486: gluster-smb:glusto-test access gluster by cifs test write report Device or resource busy
  • #1782826: event_slot_alloc not able to return index after reach slot_used count to 1024
  • #1783227: GlusterFS brick process crash
  • #1783858: Heal Info is hung when I/O is in progress on a gluster block volume
  • #1784790: tests/00-geo-rep/00-georep-verify-non-root-setup.t fail on freshly installed builder
  • #1785228: Windows client fails to copy large file to GlusterFS volume share with fruit and streams_xattr VFS modules via Samba
  • #1785493: READDIRP incorrectly updates posix-acl inode ctx