[Drbd-dev] Modifying the usermode helper program executed by DRBD

Philipp Reisner philipp.reisner at linbit.com
Fri Jun 29 10:47:55 CEST 2007

On Wednesday 27 June 2007 21:12:56 Graham, Simon wrote:
> Currently, the DRBD driver is hardcoded to execute "/sbin/drbdadm" as
> the usermode helper program - this means that it is not possible to have
> drbdadm installed in a different location or to replace it with another
> program (such as a different front end to drbdsetup).
> To enable this, I've created a simple patch which adds a sysfs file
> /sys/module/drbd/parameters/usermode_helper which can be updated with
> the path to the executable to be run as the usermode helper - the
> default value of this is "/sbin/drbdadm" so the default behavior is
> unchanged.

Ack, it is in. Thanks!

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