[DRBD-user] Pointers with ubuntu

Pierguido pierg75 at yahoo.it
Fri Aug 10 15:28:18 CEST 2007


Barry wrote:
> Problem is that the /dev/drbd0 device does not exist.
> lsmod | grep drbd brings up nothing.
> I don't seem to have a drbd.ko file anywhere.
> 
> Could someone please give me some pointers on how to get this done?
> I'm pretty sure I need to load some kernel module but I don't know how to go
> about it.

you have to install drbd0.7-module-source (or 0.8 i don't know with
version ubuntu has) and then compile the module (on debian you do it
with m-a (module-assistant).
Then you just give a /etc/init.d/drbd start and /dev/drbd0 should be up.

Pier




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