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authorHumble Chirammal <>2014-06-01 11:05:51 +0530
committerVijay Bellur <>2014-06-17 04:38:27 -0700
commite232b4c674dad697bb520c34fa4c445d0ababfc3 (patch)
tree14d3b2401a381f3a299293d604694a9daac68b75 /doc/admin-guide/en-US
parentd65e8a871aa81ef7d2275da025f66d6e6dabc47c (diff)
mention use-readdirp option in mount section
Change-Id: I843a8b7713f96dcb5fdb07b8cadc47b4adc0a7b9 Signed-off-by: Humble Chirammal <> Reviewed-on: Tested-by: Gluster Build System <> Reviewed-by: Niels de Vos <> Reviewed-by: Vijay Bellur <>
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1 files changed, 9 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/doc/admin-guide/en-US/markdown/ b/doc/admin-guide/en-US/markdown/
index 30ec4415513..909eca5ae0a 100644
--- a/doc/admin-guide/en-US/markdown/
+++ b/doc/admin-guide/en-US/markdown/
@@ -239,20 +239,25 @@ transport=transport-type
For example:
-`# mount -t glusterfs -o backupvolfile-server=volfile_server2 --volfile-max-fetch-attempts=2 log-level=WARNING,log-file=/var/log/gluster.log server1:/test-volume /mnt/glusterfs`
+`# mount -t glusterfs -o backupvolfile-server=volfile_server2,use-readdirp=no,volfile-max-fetch-attempts=2,log-level=WARNING,log-file=/var/log/gluster.log server1:/test-volume /mnt/glusterfs`
If `backupvolfile-server` option is added while mounting fuse client,
when the first volfile server fails, then the server specified in
`backupvolfile-server` option is used as volfile server to mount the
-In `--volfile-max-fetch-attempts=X` option, specify the number of
+In `volfile-max-fetch-attempts=X` option, specify the number of
attempts to fetch volume files while mounting a volume. This option is
useful when you mount a server with multiple IP addresses or when
round-robin DNS is configured for the server-name..
+If `use-readdirp` is set to ON, it forces the use of readdirp
+mode in fuse kernel module
<a name="auto-mount" />
### Automatically Mounting Volumes
@@ -286,6 +291,8 @@ transport=transport-type
For example:
`HOSTNAME-OR-IPADDRESS:/VOLNAME MOUNTDIR glusterfs defaults,_netdev,log-level=WARNING,log-file=/var/log/gluster.log 0 0 `