[Announce] CTDB 2.5.3 available for download

Amitay Isaacs amitay at gmail.com
Tue Apr 1 19:18:58 MDT 2014

Changes in CTDB 2.5.3

User-visible changes

* New configuration variable CTDB_NATGW_STATIC_ROUTES allows NAT
  gateway feature to create static host/network routes instead of
  default routes.  See the documentation.  Use with care.

Important bug fixes

* ctdbd no longer crashes when tickles are processed after reloading
  the nodes file.

* "ctdb reloadips" works as expected because the DEL_PUBLIC_IP control
  now waits until public IP addresses are released before returning.

Important internal changes

* Vacuuming performance has been improved.

* Record locking now compares records based on their hashes to avoid
  scheduling multiple requests for records on the same hashchain.

* An internal timeout for revoking read-only record relegations has
  been changed from hard-coded 5 seconds to the value of the
  ControlTimeout tunable.  This makes it less likely that ctdbd will

* Many test improvements and additions.

Reporting bugs & Development Discussion

Please discuss this release on the samba-technical mailing list or by
joining the #ctdb IRC channel on irc.freenode.net.

All bug reports should be filed under CTDB product in the project's
Bugzilla database (https://bugzilla.samba.org/).

Download Details

The source code can be downloaded from:


Git repository

       http://git.samba.org/?p=ctdb.git;a=summary  (Git via web)

CTDB documentation



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