Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.
Oh, very good idea. I am somewhat ashamed to admit that I didn't think of detaching the backing device. :) Will try and report! digimer On 31/07/14 11:05 AM, Nelson Hicks wrote: > I haven't done exactly what you're doing, but it seems like you will > need to at least detach the local backing device in DRBD before moving > its partition (I think parted will need all access locks cleared from > the partition before the move step) and reattach it after moving it. > DRBD cares about the position of its meta-data relative to the partition > end, so as long as you keep the partition size the same, I think it will > reattach without complaint. I have used this procedure to move the > backing device to another partition of the same size. > > Be sure to follow the steps in the DRBD guide for resizing resources > when you get to the part of the process where you're actually extending > the size of the partitions. DRBD will need to know that the partition > size has changed so it can move its meta-data (or the meta-data itself > may need to be moved manually). > > http://www.drbd.org/users-guide/s-resizing.html > http://www.drbd.org/users-guide-8.3/s-resizing.html > -- Digimer Papers and Projects: https://alteeve.ca/w/ What if the cure for cancer is trapped in the mind of a person without access to education?