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Release notes for Gluster 6.2

This is a bugfix release. The release notes for 6.0 and 6.1 contains a listing of all the new features that were added and bugs fixed in the GlusterFS 6 stable release.

NOTE: Next minor release tentative date: Week of 10th June, 2019

Major changes, features and limitations addressed in this release


Major issues


Bugs addressed

Bugs addressed since release-6.1 are listed below.

  • #1699917: I/O error on writes to a disperse volume when replace-brick is executed
  • #1701818: Syntactical errors in hook scripts for managing SELinux context on bricks #2 ( +
  • #1702271: Memory accounting information is not always accurate
  • #1702734: ctime: Logs are flooded with "posix set mdata failed, No ctime" error during open
  • #1703759: statedump is not capturing info related to glusterd
  • #1707393: Refactor dht lookup code
  • #1709130: thin-arbiter lock release fixes
  • #1709143: [Thin-arbiter] : send correct error code in case of failure
  • #1709660: Glusterfsd crashing in ec-inode-write.c, in GF_ASSERT
  • #1709685: Geo-rep: Value of pending entry operations in detail status output is going up after each synchronization.
  • #1709734: Geo-rep: Data inconsistency while syncing heavy renames with constant destination name
  • #1709737: geo-rep: Always uses rsync even with use_tarssh set to true
  • #1709738: geo-rep: Sync hangs with tarssh as sync-engine
  • #1712220: tests/geo-rep: arequal checksum comparison always succeeds
  • #1712223: geo-rep: With heavy rename workload geo-rep log if flooded