[Drbd-dev] [PATCH] dynamic creation/removal more then 256 drbd
stf_xl at wp.pl
Fri May 4 13:36:32 CEST 2007
On Friday 04 May 2007 11:06, Philipp Reisner wrote:
> We are just looking at the patch and are wondering why one
> would like to have more than 256 devices ?
With LVM it is possible to create many logical volumes.
One may want to create a lot of (small) logical volumes and
use them as backing devices for drbd for replication
to some hosts with also a lot of logical volumes.
Now drbd have flexible meta data so replication of
small size block devices have sense. Someone may want to
make replication on many small devices.
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