Release notes for Gluster 3.12.8

This is a bugfix release. The release notes for 3.12.0, 3.12.1, 3.12.2, 3.12.3, 3.12.4, 3.12.5, 3.12.6, 3.12.7 contain a listing of all the new features that were added and bugs fixed in the GlusterFS 3.12 stable release.

Bugs addressed

 A total of 9 patches have been merged, addressing 9 bugs
  • #1543708: glusterd fails to attach brick during restart of the node
  • #1546627: Syntactical errors in hook scripts for managing SELinux context on bricks
  • #1549473: possible memleak in glusterfsd process with brick multiplexing on
  • #1555161: [Rebalance] ENOSPC errors on few files in rebalance logs
  • #1555201: After a replace brick command, self-heal takes some time to start healing files on disperse volumes
  • #1558352: [EC] Read performance of EC volume exported over gNFS is significantly lower than write performance
  • #1561731: Rebalance failures on a dispersed volume with lookup-optimize enabled
  • #1562723: SHD is not healing entries in halo replication
  • #1565590: timer: Possible race condition between gf_timer_* routines