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authorPrashanth Pai <>2018-09-24 15:17:55 +0530
committerPrashanth Pai <>2018-09-24 15:19:40 +0530
commitc7c3f125976b18ea3cdcf91e4e7e9718a30a1f77 (patch)
parentdbb96092ec8f764f9ee76702621dc3998bbe0bcb (diff)
doc: Update install and troubleshoot guideHEADmaster
* Mention that bindings have been tested with Python 3.x * Remove section about troubleshotting logging as it is disabled by default now. Change-Id: If7a4e398734efec2cc68e6abaec4510c554bff9e Signed-off-by: Prashanth Pai <>
2 files changed, 5 insertions, 16 deletions
diff --git a/doc/install.rst b/doc/install.rst
index b9cba12..25f14fe 100644
--- a/doc/install.rst
+++ b/doc/install.rst
@@ -5,7 +5,7 @@ Install libgfapi-python from yum/dnf repo:
.. code-block:: console
- $ sudo yum install python-glusterfs-api
+ $ sudo dnf install python-glusterfs-api
@@ -27,4 +27,4 @@ Install libgfapi-python from source:
.. note::
libgfapi-python bindings has been tested only against **Linux x86-64** and
- Python versions **2.6** and **2.7**
+ Python versions **2.7** and **>=3.4**.
diff --git a/doc/troubleshooting.rst b/doc/troubleshooting.rst
index a183e95..6667c08 100644
--- a/doc/troubleshooting.rst
+++ b/doc/troubleshooting.rst
@@ -1,13 +1,13 @@
-Mount GlusterFS volume as non-root user
+Mount GlusterFS volume as non-root user (Glusterfs <3.7.3)
.. versionchanged:: 3.7.3
GlusterFS versions prior to version **3.7.3** requires the following
additional steps to allow non-root users to mount the volume over libgfapi.
- Following these steps is not required for recent versions i.e >= 3.7.3
+ Following these steps is **NOT required** for recent versions i.e >= 3.7.3
One can follow the following steps to allow a non-root user to virtual mount
a GlusterFS volume over libgfapi. This requires a configuration change which
@@ -35,14 +35,3 @@ Restart glusterd service:
Further, use `chown` and/or `chmod` commands to change permissions on mount
point or required directories to allow non-root access to appropriate users.
-If you do not provide a custom location for log file, you might see an error
-similar to the following during mount.
-.. code-block:: python
- LibgfapiException: glfs_set_logging(None, 7) failed: Permission denied
-In such case, provide a log file path that has appropriate write permissions
-or change permission of default log location i.e `/var/log/glusterfs` or
-`/usr/local/var/log/glusterfs` accordingly.