[DRBD-user] Debianization

Helmut Wollmersdorfer helmut.wollmersdorfer at gmx.at
Tue Sep 28 09:43:08 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.

David Krovich wrote:

> What is the upgrade path from 0.6.x to 0.7.x?  It seems like 0.7.x used 
> /dev/drbd? devicenames and 0.6.x uses /dev/nb? device names.  

Yes. 0.7.x has now its own officially registered major.

> So there 
> could be problems with people upgrading.  Any other potential snafus for 
> people attempting to upgrade from 0.6.x to 0.7.x?

Metadata and changes in drbd.config, which make an automatic upgrade of 
a living 0.6.x installation to 0.7.x impossible.

Helmut Wollmersdorfer

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