Jan 3, 2014

How to install GlusterFS on CentOS 6.5

1. Install from gluster repo
Install gluster repo cd /etc/yum.repos.d/
wget http://download.gluster.org/pub/gluster/glusterfs/3.4/3.4.0/EPEL.repo/glusterfs-epel.repo
Install gluster server and client yum install glusterfs-server If we want to install only glusterfs client, then run yum install glusterfs-client Start GlusterFS chkconfig --level 235 glusterd on
service glusterd start

2. Install from rpm packages
Download the packages for CentOS mkdir /tmp/glusterfs
cd /tmp/glusterfs
wget -l 1 -nd -nc -r -A.rpm http://download.gluster.org/pub/gluster/glusterfs/LATEST/RHEL/epel-6.5/x86_64/
Install the GlusterFS packages yum install glusterfs-3.4.2-1.el6.x86_64.rpm glusterfs-fuse-3.4.2-1.el6.x86_64.rpm glusterfs-geo-replication-3.4.2-1.el6.x86_64.rpm glusterfs-server-3.4.2-1.el6.x86_64.rpm glusterfs-cli-3.4.2-1.el6.x86_64.rpm glusterfs-libs-3.4.2-1.el6.x86_64.rpm Start GlusterFS chkconfig --level 235 glusterd on
service glusterd start
You may need to change the package names if versions are different. Ref: http://www.howtoforge.com/high-availability-storage-with-glusterfs-3.2.x-on-centos-6.3-automatic-file-replication-mirror-across-two-storage-servers