Why gstatus command fails in Red Hat Gluster Storage 3.1 ?

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  • The gstatus command fails with python error
Gluster_Command. Response from glusterd has exceeded the 5 secs timeout, terminating the request
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/gstatus", line 221, in <module>
  File "/usr/bin/gstatus", line 135, in main
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/gstatus/libgluster/cluster.py", line 638, in update_state
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/gstatus/libgluster/cluster.py", line 730, in calc_connections
    xml_root = ETree.fromstring(xml_string)
  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/xml/etree/ElementTree.py", line 1301, in XML
    return parser.close()
  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/xml/etree/ElementTree.py", line 1654, in close
  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/xml/etree/ElementTree.py", line 1506, in _raiseerror
    raise err
xml.etree.ElementTree.ParseError: no element found: line 1, column 0


  • Red Hat Gluster Storage 3.1.3
  • gstatus
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 7.2

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