[ceph-users] can I define buckets in a multi-zone config that are exempted from replication?

Casey Bodley cbodley at redhat.com
Mon Oct 8 14:24:11 PDT 2018

On 10/08/2018 03:45 PM, Christian Rice wrote:
> Just getting started here, but I am setting up a three-zone realm, 
> each with a pair of S3 object gateways, Luminous on Debian.  I’m 
> wondering if there’s a straightforward way to exempt some buckets from 
> replicating to other zones?  The idea being there might be data that 
> pertains to a specific zone…perhaps due to licensing or other more 
> trivial technical reasons shouldn’t be transported off site.
> Documentation at 
> http://docs.ceph.com/docs/luminous/radosgw/s3/bucketops/ 
> <http://docs.ceph.com/docs/luminous/radosgw/s3/bucketops/> suggests “A 
> bucket can be constrained to a region by providing 
> LocationConstraintduring a PUT request.”  Is this applicable to my 
> multi-zone realm?
> TIA,
> Christian
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Hi Christian,

A 'region' in radosgw corresponds to the zonegroup, so 
LocationConstraint isn't quite what you want. You can disable sync on a 
single bucket by running this command on the master zone:

$ radosgw-admin bucket sync disable --bucket=bucketname

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