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Re: Default swift replicas in devstack


Hey Chmouel,

The first easy step would be to by default not start the aux services
(like replication).  And if someone wants to test those, they can run
them manually (similarly to how we do dev with the saio).


On Mon, May 14, 2012 at 10:17 AM, Chmouel Boudjnah <chmouel@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hello,
> devstack install swift if you are adding the service to your localrc
> (as specified in devstack README.rst). By default if swift is
> installed it will configure three different replicas and due of the
> nature of replication makes a lot of IO which lead to people saying
> /devstack with swift kill my VM/.
> Since most people are not going to install swift on devstack for
> debugging/deving object replication and don't need obviously
> availability I was wondering if anyone have any objection if I set
> swift default replicas to 1 in devstack. This is obviously a setting
> that people can adjust if they want.
> Chmouel.
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