10.6. Stopping Volumes

To stop a volume
  1. Stop the volume using the following command:
    # gluster volume stop VOLNAME
    For example, to stop test-volume:
    # gluster volume stop test-volume
    Stopping volume will make its data inaccessible. Do you want to continue? (y/n)
    
  2. Enter y to confirm the operation. The output of the command displays the following:
    Stopping volume test-volume has been successful