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authorAmar Tumballi <>2012-11-30 11:28:54 +0530
committerAnand Avati <>2012-11-29 22:01:25 -0800
commitc7baba53635c78b899a165d1de6b6982bb520325 (patch)
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parent1bfcabdb61920ed4156ac24799cdd846bec64233 (diff)
tests/README: add a note about usage of 'mount -t glusterfs'
Change-Id: Ic9e02c34e8d7c8eb4a18c459d2a8899d85a59189 Signed-off-by: Amar Tumballi <> Reviewed-on: Reviewed-by: Anand Avati <> Tested-by: Anand Avati <>
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-How to use use
+How to use test script framework.
- Build and install the version of glusterfs with your changes. Make
sure the installed version is accessible from $PATH.
+- To mount glusterfs, NEVER use 'mount -t glusterfs', instead use
+ 'glusterfs -s ' method. This is because with the patch build setup
+ doesnot install the /sbin/mount.glusterfs necessary, where as the
+ glusterfs binary will be accessible with $PATH, and will pick the
+ right version.
- (optional) Set environment variables to specify location of
export directories and mount points. Unless you have special
requirements, the defaults should just work. The variables