[DRBD-user] My HA system died last night.

Roy C. Bixler rcb at press.uchicago.edu
Thu Dec 23 18:12:58 CET 2004

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On Thu, Dec 23, 2004 at 09:09:26AM -0800, Neil Stevens wrote:
> My HA system died last night.
> Silas appeared froze but was still pingable but nothing else
> Paul seemed ok but Samba didn't seem to work although status said it was 
> running.
> DRBD status said Primary/Secondary Consistent
> After rebooting both machines the only relevant message on either 
> machine was on Silas:
> Dec 23 00:32:24 silas kernal: hdb: DMA_TIMER_EXPIRY: DMA status == 0x61
> Not sure what this means yet but is this a DRBD problem?

No, that kernel message is from the IDE disk driver.  You might want
to check your log files leading up to the crash to see if you can find
any relevant messages.

Roy Bixler <rcb at press.uchicago.edu>
The University of Chicago Press

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