[DRBD-user] Migrating NFS to a DRBD block device

Antti Salmela asalmela at iki.fi
Fri Oct 15 18:44:40 CEST 2004

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

Lars Ellenberg wrote:

> so there is no chance (without patching the nfs server to support a
> configurable mapping of exported handle numbers to block dev numbers)
> to migrate the data on the nfs server to some other block device without
> rebooting / forcefully remounting the clients.

At least knfsd supports this already, see fsid option in man 5 exports

Antti Salmela

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