[Announce] CTDB 2.5.2 available for download

Amitay Isaacs amitay at gmail.com
Mon Feb 3 00:36:22 MST 2014

Changes in CTDB 2.5.2

User-visible changes

* Much improved manpages from CTDB 2.5 are now installed and packaged.

Important bug fixes

* "ctdb reloadips" now waits for replies to addip/delip controls
  before returning.

Important internal changes

* The event scripts are now executed using vfork(2) and a helper
  binary instead of fork(2) providing a performance improvement.

* "ctdb reloadips" will now works if some nodes are inactive.  This
  means that public IP addresses can be reconfigured even if nodes
  are stopped.

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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