[DRBD-user] Re: drbd with existing file system ( and internal metadata).
hbbolen at yahoo.com
Thu Mar 10 01:10:51 CET 2005
Thanks, that's what I thought. it seems to work, but that's probably
because the last 128MB isn't being used. However, all of the syncs
are quite large....
Michael Haverkamp wrote:
> Brett Bolen wrote:
>> Can you tell me what happens if we use 'internal metadata'
>> with an existing file system ( ie one without the extra
>> space at the end)?
> In an nutshell, your filesystem becomes corruct, and your metadata
> becomes corrupt. This happens because your filesystem and drbd's
> metadata will both be trying to user the last 128MB of your disk, and
> thus stomping all over each other.
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