[Drbd-dev] [PATCH] dynamic creation/removal more then 256 drbd devices

Philipp Reisner philipp.reisner at linbit.com
Mon May 7 13:32:41 CEST 2007

On Monday 07 May 2007 09:20:49 Stanislaw Gruszka wrote:
> On Friday 04 May 2007 14:44, Philipp Reisner wrote:
> > But in case I had an application that is in the need for
> > many block devices (e.g. a farm of kvm or xen instances...)
> > I would put a LVM VG on top of a singe DRBD device.
> IMHO creating drbd on top lv's is more flexible then creating vg on top
> of drbd, however this depend on overall system design and needs.
> > My question is more like: What was your motivation for doing
> > this patch ?
> Well, my boss want me to do it. My company provide linux based software to
> storage servers and some client wont it.

Hi Stanislaw,

I will review and commit your stuff to SVN soon after the 8.0.3 
release. I.e. you patch will probably be included in the 8.0.4 release.

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