Release notes for Gluster 5.3

This is a bugfix release. The release notes for 5.0, 5.1 and 5.2 contains a listing of all the new features that were added and bugs fixed in the GlusterFS 5 stable release.

NOTE: Next minor release tentative date: Week of 10th March, 2019

Major changes, features and limitations addressed in this release

None

Major issues

None

Bugs addressed

Bugs addressed since release-5.2 are listed below.

  • #1623107: FUSE client's memory leak
  • #1648642: fails to sync non-ascii (utf8) file and directory names, causes permanently faulty geo-replication state
  • #1651323: Tracker bug for all leases related issues
  • #1659563: gluster-blockd segfaults because of a null-dereference in shard.so
  • #1659676: Memory leak: dict_t leak in rda_opendir
  • #1660736: dht_revalidate may not heal attrs on the brick root
  • #1660932: Fix tests/bugs/shard/zero-flag.t
  • #1662200: NL cache: fix typos
  • #1663131: [Ganesha] Ganesha failed on one node while exporting volumes in loop
  • #1665803: [ovirt-gluster] Fuse mount crashed while deleting a 1 TB image file from ovirt