Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.
Jerry Amundson wrote: > On Mon, Aug 4, 2008 at 10:57 AM, Jerry Amundson <jamundso at gmail.com> wrote: >> Pasted from xen/scripts/block-drbd: >> # - Tested, thus far, only on Debian etch with Xen 3.0.3. >> >> If that is really the extent of testing, the docu is sending a mixed >> message in chapter 11 with the big writeup on DRBD VBD's. >> >> In my case, CentOS 5, they just plain failed with some block device >> unavailable message, while phy:/dev/drbd1 works perfectly. > > Just wanted to point out this comes up sometimes on lists outside > drbd-user, including this recent thread in xen-users. > http://lists.xensource.com/archives/html/xen-users/2008-08/msg00168.html > > I request, again, that that document be changed. It's wasting people's > time, and leaving a bad impression. > http://www.drbd.org/users-guide-emb/ch-xen.html > > jerry > Jerry, can you confirm that you are using the pygrub bootloader? If yes, would you refer to http://lists.linbit.com/pipermail/drbd-user/2007-November/007794.html (the whole thread, not just that one message)? I explained in that thread why the block-drbd script is not at fault here, it's the pygrub bootloader that makes some, um, questionable assumptions. Hope this helps. Florian -- : Florian G. Haas : LINBIT Information Technologies GmbH : Vivenotgasse 48, A-1120 Vienna, Austria When replying, there is no need to CC my personal address. I monitor the list on a daily basis. Thank you. DRBD® and LINBIT® are registered trademarks of LINBIT Information Technologies.