GlusterFS backup driver

The GlusterFS backup driver backs up volumes of any type to GlusterFS.

To enable the GlusterFS backup driver, include the following option in the cinder.conf file:

backup_driver = cinder.backup.drivers.glusterfs.GlusterfsBackupDriver

The following configuration options are available for the GlusterFS backup driver.

Description of GlusterFS backup driver configuration options

Configuration option = Default value


glusterfs_backup_mount_point = $state_path/backup_mount

(String) Base dir containing mount point for gluster share.

glusterfs_backup_share = None

(String) GlusterFS share in <hostname|ipv4addr|ipv6addr>:<gluster_vol_name> format. Eg: