[DRBD-user] How to make a data backup on the secondary node?

Leroy van Logchem leroy.vanlogchem at wldelft.nl
Wed Nov 7 16:50:49 CET 2007

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

Dominik Klein wrote:
> drbdadm primary $res

It's not supported to do this safely. But if you really want it, try it 
without going primary.
If it's ext2/ext3 you don't have to mount the file system, just dump to 
file. Otherwise mount -o ro.

Advise is provided 'as is', without warranty of any kind :)

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