[DRBD-user] Re: resize testing

Todd Denniston Todd.Denniston at ssa.crane.navy.mil
Wed Mar 16 18:27:11 CET 2005

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

Sean Allin wrote:
> Think narrowed down problem.
> Looks like resize2fs is working properly.
> Fdisk,however, when I recreate the partition table, is making the
> partition smaller than the filesystem size. Apparently, using size in
> megs for the resize2fs and fdisk commands is not accurate enough.
> Sean

Assuming you are using DRBD 0.7.X, are you accounting for the 128MB that
DRBD is using for its internal metadata?  That is, your partition needs to
be 128MB larger than your filesystem. You can ignore this comment if your
metadata is in a separate partion. 

Todd Denniston
Crane Division, Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC Crane) 
Harnessing the Power of Technology for the Warfighter

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