Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.
/ 2006-06-13 13:32:58 +0200 \ Gernot W. Schmied: > >>>> setup (0.7.17 on both machines) on my primary machine suddenly insists > >>>> to remain in "secondary" mode. Any idea why? > >>> well. > >>> what do you mean by "insist"? > >>> if you tell it to become primary, what exactly does happen? > >>> how do you try to do the "drbdadm primary all"? > >>> > >> Hmm, the primary node so far always remained primary after setting it > >> once regardless of the secondary being reachable and it maintained that > >> state regardless of restarting drbd via /etc/init.d/drbd. > >> Now it always returns to secondary state when I stop/restart drbd after > >> declaring it primary with "drbdadm primary all" before mounting my file > >> systems. Maybe it is supposed to be that way but I'd like to understand > >> why. Why does it return to secondary state when I stop drbd? > > > > I'd rather ask "what does switch drbd to primary". > > the init script (at least my init script) does not. > > > > Mine does now. Should I conclude from your question that both > constituents of a drbd cluster start in secondary mode unless altered > via init script or heartbeat? if you insist on shooting yourself, just go ahead. -- : Lars Ellenberg Tel +43-1-8178292-0 : : LINBIT Information Technologies GmbH Fax +43-1-8178292-82 : : Schoenbrunner Str. 244, A-1120 Vienna/Europe http://www.linbit.com : __ please use the "List-Reply" function of your email client.