Executing tests and validations on the highly available file server
The first test we need to execute on our highly available file server is to try to access the share directly on the server
localhost interface. We can perform this test using the
smbclient tool as follows:
root@gluster1:~# smbclient -L localhost -U 'zisala%w1ndow$$' Domain=[POA] OS=[Unix] Server=[Samba 4.0.9] Sharename Type Comment --------- ---- ------- share Disk Highly Available Share … root@gluster1:~#
It's assumed that even if you have specified the interfaces to bind the Samba 4 services, the loopback interface hangs your tests if you have removed this interface from your configuration.
Second, let's try to access using the VIPs as follows:
root@gluster1:~# smbclient ...