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Re: Mariadb 10.1.6, total cluster recovery - gvwstate.dat


Hi Max,

On Thu, Aug 13, 2015 at 7:17 AM, Max Zulio <zulioexpress@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hi,
> I am using a Mariadb 10.1.6 three node cluster with wsrep. There is a
> gvwstate.dat file created in /var/lib/mysql, but in the log file when
> restarting the nodes I see: [Warning] WSREP: access file(gvwstate.dat)
> failed(No such file or directory).

> This seems to be the only thing stopping automatic cluster recovery. Where
> is mariadb looking for the file, or is there a way of configuring the file
> location?

Galera removes gvwsatate.dat file on normal shutdown and recreates it on
restart. So, I would guess
the gvwstate.dat recovery, in its current state, works only for
non-graceful shutdowns.