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Short Description
GlusterFS server with peer discovery
Full Description


GlusterFS Server with peer-discovery.


  • Works on Kubernetes + SkyDNS
  • Works on OpenShift
  • Works on Rancher


  • Will discover peers based on same name DNS records.
  • Will auto-peer with peers to form a cluster.
  • Will auto-create a shared volume or will join in an existing volume if name matches. (increasing the replica count)

Environment Variables

Name Description Default Example
ROOT_PASSWORD SSH login [required] blabla9!
SERVICE_NAME DNS name to query = discover peers gluster glusterfs-storage.default.svc.cluster.local
SSH_USER SSH login to peers root glusterfs
SSH_PORT SSH port to listen on for peers to connect 2222 22
SSH_OPTS SSH options -p 2222 -o ConnectTimeout=20 -o UserKnownHostsFile=/dev/null -o StrictHostKeyChecking=no
GLUSTER_VOL name of the gluster volume to expose vol0 myvol0
GLUSTER_BRICK_PATH Path of the local brick (mount) /gluster_volume /bricks/brick0
DEBUG=1 Verbose mode 0


See examples dir.


  • Manel Martinez:
    • For his work on the original nixel/rancher-glusterfs-server
  • Samuel Terburg @ Hoolia
    • Kubernetes compatibility
    • Documentation
    • Examples
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