[DRBD-user] Unable to create drbd disk

Lars Marowsky-Bree lmb at suse.de
Mon Feb 28 16:19:44 CET 2005

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On 2005-02-28T13:14:34, Anthony Barlow <barlowa at pnp.co.za> wrote:

> We have configured /etc/drbd.conf and when the drbd startup script is called this is the error that it reports:
> /etc/init.d/drbd start
> Starting DRBD resources:    can not open /dev/drbd0: No such file or directory
> [ d0 can not open /dev/drbd0: No such file or directory

/dev/drbd0 needs to be created first, the drbdsetup tool doesn't create
it, I think.

Or, depending on how you've configured drbd, you may have to use
/dev/nb0 instead.

    Lars Marowsky-Brée <lmb at suse.de>

High Availability & Clustering
SUSE Labs, Research and Development
SUSE LINUX Products GmbH - A Novell Business

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