[DRBD-user] DRBD and Smartmontools

Lars Marowsky-Bree lmb at suse.de
Wed Sep 22 17:02:43 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.

On 2004-09-22T10:46:49,
   Josh Tanski <mortonjt at rochester.rr.com> said:

> Suppose I use "disk /dev/hdb;" in a 0.7.4 drbd.conf.  Does using 
> smartmontools to monitor the SMART status on the hard drive count as 
> bypassing DRBD and accessing the underlying device directly (or using 
> hdparm on the drive for that matter)?

No, that should be fine.

    Lars Marowsky-Brée <lmb at suse.de>

High Availability & Clustering
SUSE Labs, Research and Development
SUSE LINUX AG - A Novell company

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