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       gluster - Gluster Console Manager (command line utility)



       To run the program and display gluster prompt:



       To specify a command directly:

       gluster [commands] [options]


       The  Gluster  Console Manager is a command line utility for elastic volume management. You
       can run the gluster command on any export server. The command  enables  administrators  to
       perform  cloud  operations,  such  as  creating,  expanding,  shrinking,  rebalancing, and
       migrating volumes without needing to schedule server downtime.


   Volume Commands
        volume info [all|<VOLNAME>]
              Display information about all volumes, or the specified volume.

        volume   create   <NEW-VOLNAME>   [stripe   <COUNT>]   [replica    <COUNT>]    [transport
       <tcp|rdma|tcp,rdma>] <NEW-BRICK> ...
              Create  a new volume of the specified type using the specified bricks and transport
              type (the default transport type is tcp).  To create a volume with both  transports
              (tcp and rdma), give 'transport tcp,rdma' as an option.

        volume delete <VOLNAME>
              Delete the specified volume.

        volume start <VOLNAME>
              Start the specified volume.

        volume stop <VOLNAME> [force]
              Stop the specified volume.

        volume rename <VOLNAME> <NEW-VOLNAME>
              Rename the specified volume.

        volume set <VOLNAME> <OPTION> <PARAMETER> [<OPTION> <PARAMETER>] ...
              Set the volume options.

        volume help
              Display help for the volume command.

   Brick Commands
        volume add-brick <VOLNAME> <NEW-BRICK> ...
              Add the specified brick to the specified volume.

        volume remove-brick <VOLNAME> <BRICK> ...
              Remove the specified brick from the specified volume.

              Note: If you remove the brick, the data stored in that brick will not be available.
              You can migrate data from one brick to another using replace-brick option.

        volume rebalance-brick <VOLNAME>(<BRICK> <NEW-BRICK>) start
              Start rebalancing the specified volume.

        volume rebalance <VOLNAME> stop
              Stop rebalancing the specified volume.

        volume rebalance <VOLNAME> status
              Display the rebalance status of the specified volume.

        volume replace-brick <VOLNAME> (<BRICK> <NEW-BRICK>) start|pause|abort|status|commit
              Replace the specified brick.

   Log Commands
        volume log filename <VOLNAME> [BRICK] <DIRECTORY>
              Set the log directory for the corresponding volume/brick.

        volume log locate <VOLNAME> [BRICK]
              Locate the log file for corresponding volume/brick.

        volume log rotate <VOLNAME> [BRICK]
              Rotate the log file for corresponding volume/brick.

   Peer Commands
        peer probe <HOSTNAME>
              Probe the specified peer.

        peer detach <HOSTNAME>
              Detach the specified peer.

        peer status
              Display the status of peers.

        peer help
              Display help for the peer command.

   Other Commands
        help  Display the command options.

        quit  Exit the gluster command line interface.




       fusermount(1), mount.glusterfs(8), glusterfs(8), glusterd(8)


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