[DRBD-user] syncing to disk

Lars Marowsky-Bree lmb at suse.de
Thu Mar 10 10:35:01 CET 2005

Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.

On 2005-03-09T16:18:44, Scott Beck <sbeck at gossamer-threads.com> wrote:

> I feel dumb. The test I was running was broken. Just in case someone
> else runs into the same, here is what happened. The test partition that
> I was using drbd on was still in /dev/fstab as /dev/sdb3 to be mounted
> readonly. I'm assuming the information that mount writes to the drive
> was squashing my data or somehow breaking the filesystem.

Don't feel dumb, happens to everyone. Everybody who knows me can
certainly attest to the fact that I make tons of stupid mistakes ;-)

I like that much better than drbd really being critically screwed up as
your test suggested. Rejoice ;-)

    Lars Marowsky-Brée <lmb at suse.de>

High Availability & Clustering
SUSE Labs, Research and Development
SUSE LINUX Products GmbH - A Novell Business

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