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authorShreyas Siravara <>2017-09-07 16:36:29 -0700
committerKrutika Dhananjay <>2017-12-08 09:07:35 +0000
commit5a29779aceec59069511cec7eff9b314e819eacc (patch)
treef2641d7f453eb3e770942b2fda3a654c23f169d8 /tests/basic/hardlink-limit.t
parent97a97bab57873083d5b49f636fd0ccbe94a310e3 (diff)
storage/posix: Add limit to number of hard links
Summary: Too may hard links blow up btrfs by exceeding max xattr size (recordign pgfid for each hardlink). Add a limit to prevent this explosion. > Reviewed-on: > Reviewed-by: Shreyas Siravara <> Fixes gluster/glusterfs#370 Signed-off-by: ShyamsundarR <> Change-Id: I614a247834fb8f2b2743c0c67d11cefafff0dbaa
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+. $(dirname $0)/../include.rc
+. $(dirname $0)/../volume.rc
+. $(dirname $0)/../dht.rc
+TEST glusterd
+TEST pidof glusterd
+TEST $CLI volume info;
+TEST $CLI volume create $V0 replica 3 $H0:$B0/${V0}{1,2,3,4,5,6};
+EXPECT "$V0" volinfo_field $V0 'Volume Name';
+EXPECT 'Created' volinfo_field $V0 'Status';
+EXPECT '6' brick_count $V0
+TEST $CLI volume start $V0;
+EXPECT 'Started' volinfo_field $V0 'Status';
+TEST $CLI volume set $V0 storage.max-hardlinks 3
+TEST glusterfs -s $H0 --volfile-id $V0 $M0;
+TEST dd if=/dev/zero of=$M0/testfile count=1
+# max-hardlinks is 3, should be able to create 2 links.
+TEST link $M0/testfile $M0/testfile.link1
+TEST link $M0/testfile $M0/testfile.link2
+# But not 3.
+TEST ! link $M0/testfile $M0/testfile.link3
+# If we remove one...
+TEST rm $M0/testfile.link1
+# Now we can add one.
+TEST link $M0/testfile $M0/testfile.link3
+# But not another
+TEST ! link $M0/testfile $M0/testfile.link4
+# Unless we disable the limit...
+TEST $CLI volume set $V0 storage.max-hardlinks 0
+TEST link $M0/testfile $M0/testfile.link4