Installing a distributed filesystem
This recipe turns four Raspberry Pis into a highly available distributed filesystem using GlusterFS.
GlusterFS is a scalable network filesystem suitable for data-intensive tasks such as cloud storage and media streaming. GlusterFS is free and open source software and can utilize common off-the-shelf hardware like the Raspberry Pi.
After completing this recipe, you will have clustered four Raspberry Pis to create a highly available distributed filesystem.
Here are the ingredients for this recipe:
- Four basic networking setups for the Raspberry Pi
- Four available IP addresses on the local network
This recipe does not require the desktop GUI and could either be run from the text-based console or from within ...