[DRBD-user] It is possible to change partner none's address on the fly?

Luc de Louw luc at delouw.ch
Tue Dec 19 22:10:35 CET 2006

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

Nicolas Bouthors wrote:
> Why don't you use ethernet bonding in failover mode ?
> modprobe bonding mode=1
> ifconfig bond0
> ifenslave bond0 eth0 eth1
> Never tried it with DRBD but I don't see why it couldn't work.

It works, but not with all NICs. The driver needs to support MII 
monitoring. Intel e1000 are fine, r8169 not. Check the drivers 



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