Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.
/ 2006-06-28 12:42:00 +0530 \ Milind Dumbare: > Hi, > I just found out that we can do this by using coomand line options of > drbdsetup. > #drbdsetup /dev/drbd0 syncer --rate=5M --skip-sync this is a sticky option introduced only to more easily reproduce certain corner cases during development and debugging. you won't get _any_ sync until you reset this on both nodes while they are not connected, then reconnect (and then you will get the outstanding sync). > Thanks > (Wrote answer for archive purpose) stay away from it. it is not for "testing". it will not help you during testing. it will cause problems and strange behaviour. it is for developers only, so we can more conveniently debug certain corner cases. stay away from it. if you want to skip the _initial_ sync, you can use the "write_gc.pl" (testing/ subdirectory of the tarball) to initialize the generation counts to something identical and consistent before you use the drbd peers for the first time. there are threads about avoiding the initial sync in the archives. stay away from the option you propose to use. stay away from it. thanks. -- : 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.